Fire broke out at Gollapudi Commercial Complex

Minor fire broke out at a grocery shop in Gollapudi Commercial Complex under Bhavanipuram police station limits in Vijayawada on Friday morning.

Published: 01st February 2022 07:53 AM  |   Last Updated: 01st February 2022 07:53 AM   |  A+A-

Blast, Fire

Image used for representational purpose only.

By Express News Service

VIJAYAWADA: Minor fire broke out at a grocery shop in Gollapudi Commercial Complex under Bhavanipuram police station limits in Vijayawada on Friday morning. A team of fire brigade officials rushed to the spot and brought the situation under control.

No casualties were reported and stock worth around Rs 10 lakh and furniture were gutted. Fire department officials said that they received a call around 7 am in the morning regarding a fire at Shiva Kumar Trading company in the shop number 351. 

The fire is suspected to have been caused due to a short circuit.“The situation was brought under control in less than an hour,” the officer said. A case has been registered and both police and fire department officials are investigating the reasons behind the fire.



Comments

Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp