#Kolkata: Terrible fire in Kolkata (Fire broke at Gardenreach). This time the fire broke out in the FCI warehouse on Taratala Road. As a result of the storage of combustible material in the warehouse, the fire started spreading. The whole area is covered in black smoke.
On this day, the FCI warehouse in Gardenrich caught fire around 10 am. According to the source, a total of ten godowns caught fire. In a row, these ten godowns are on fire. The first fire broke out in the third warehouse. Then that fire spread and now ten godowns are on fire.
As of the latest update, 20 fire engines have arrived at the scene. Even then the fire could not be brought under control. At the moment the traffic in the whole area has been stopped. The food stored in the warehouse has been burnt to ashes. The overall picture of the damage, however, has not yet been found.
According to fire sources, these warehouses are no longer used for FCI food storage. Earlier, FCI used to have food. Now these warehouses are privately leased from the port. According to the fire department, combustible materials including tire tubes were stored here.
Details coming …