Two fire incidents in Sector 17

CHANDIGARH: Two fire incidents were reported from Sector 17 today.

Two fire incidents in Sector 17

The car that caught fire at Sector 17, Chandigarh, on Wednesday. Tribune Photo: Manoj Mahajan

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Tribune News Service

Chandigarh, May 25

Two fire incidents were reported from Sector 17 today. No loss of life was reported.

In the first incident, the Fire Department received a call at 6.36 am about a fire on the third floor of SCO 89-91 in Sector 17-D. It was a minor fire caused due to a short circuit. The entry door and some other material were damaged in the fire.

In the second incident, a car, which was parked in Sector 17-B, caught fire resulting in damage to the rear side of the vehicle. According to fire officials, the car caught fire due to a short circuit in an underground cable.

MC Joint Commissioner-cum-Chief Fire Officer Virender Chaudhary said he had sought a report on the showroom fire incident from the staff.

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