Quick Links

    cricketnext

    News

    IGI fire under control; many offices damaged

    New Delhi: A fire broke out on early Thursday morning in the cargo terminal of the Indira Gandhi International Airport.

    The airport Officials said that fire has been brought under control.

    There were no casualties but the cargo handling agency office and the offices of 15 airlines located in the building have been damaged.

    The blaze erupted at around 1.15 am and 30 fire tenders were rushed to the spot, fire brigade officials said.

    "The fire broke out in the import section of the cargo. There are three buildings housing the import section and the fire broke out in the second building. Many offices have been gutted. There was no one in the office as it was night hours," the officials said.

    (With additional information from PTI)

    The cause of the fire is still unknown.

    With additional information from PTI