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Over 10 huts gutted in Delhi, no injuries reported: DFS

IANS | May 25, 2024 12:23 PM

NEW DELHI: Over 10 huts were gutted after a fire broke out at JJ cluster in Delhi on Saturday, a fire department official said.

According to Delhi Fire Service (DFS) chief Atul Garg, a call regarding a blaze at jhuggi opposite Star City Mall, near Hanuman mandir, Chilla Khadar was received at 10:46 a.m.

"A total of seven fire units were rushed to the site and flames were doused by 11:20 a.m., " said Garg.

"The fire was in 11 to 12 huts. No casualties have been reported and the cause of the fire is yet to be ascertained, " said Garg.

"Cooling process is underway, " Garg added.

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