Fri, Oct 24, 2014, 01:19 PM
The people of Shastri park in East Delhi got a rude shock this morning after celebrating Diwali yesterday with much enthusiasm. More than 200 houses were gutted in a fire that broke out all of a sudden at 9.30 am today. Thirteen fire tenders have been rushed to the spot to extinguish fire and so far 80% of the fire has been brought under control. Initial investigation reports revealed that the fire crackers are the cause of the massive fire. Five to six persons are injured. The fire brigade personnel are giving first priority to remove the flammable products.