Minor Fire Breaks Out in Room 242 of Prime Minister’s Office

No casualties have been reported.

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No casualties have been reported and the situation is under control.

A minor fire broke out in a room of the the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) in the South Block in New Delhi on 17 October.

A call was received about a fire in room number 242 of the Prime Minister's Office around 3.35 am, a Delhi Fire Services official said.

Seven fire tenders were rushed to the spot and the blaze was doused within 20 minutes, the official said, adding that no one was injured in the incident.

Four air conditioners were reportedly burnt in the incident. The cause of the fire is yet to be ascertained, the official said.

(With PTI inputs)

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