Fire Breaks Out at Nal Air Force Station's Canteen

Published: 12th May 2014 12:38 AM  |   Last Updated: 12th May 2014 12:38 AM   |  A+A-


A fire broke out today at the canteen of Nal Air Force Station on the Bikaner-Jaisalmer National Highway, police said.

The goods kept in the canteen got damaged but there was no casualty reported as the establishment was closed being a Sunday, defence spokesperson Col. S D Goswami said.

Short-circuit is suspected to be the cause for the fire, he added.

"The fire brigade of the Air Force was quick to douse the flames," Goswami said, adding, the district administration officials also reached the spot.

An enquiry has been ordered into the incident.


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