A massive fire broke out in Kolkata's Topsia's area on Tuesday afternoon. The blaze destroyed 50-60 shanties in the area.
The fire department rushed six fire tenders to control the blaze. The fire was first spotted at around 3:30 PM, according to fire department officials.
Videos shared on social media showed an intense blaze burning in the Topsia region of Kolkata. Other videos showed a spire of smoke rising from the locality. No casualties have been reported in the fire so far.
Kolkata air pollution, shot from my window. Is it some factory? Or a fire incident?— Simran Soni (@chicksim) November 10, 2020
3.39pm Nov10 pic.twitter.com/otPFfVnAuY
Meanwhile, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee visited