Kolkata: A major fire broke out today at Strand Road close to the Howrah Bridge In Kolkata, The incident took place near a flower market in the Armenian Ghat area.
Reportedly, 20 fire tenders have reached the spot to bring the fire under control. Fire broke out at around 9.30 am. No casualty and injury has been reported.
As a preventive measure firemen started spraying water in shanties located close to the point of fire to restrict the blaze. The Circular Railway service has been suspended.