Major fire in Kolkata slum, no casualty

Last Updated: Sat, Jan 26, 2013 14:54 hrs

More than 100 shanties were gutted in north Kolkata's Ultadanga area as a major fire broke out in the slum cluster on Saturday.

The fire broke out at around 5:30 am at Basanti slum area.

Twenty fire tenders went to the spot and doused the flames.

No casualties have been reported so far.

The cause of the fire is not known yet.

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