Punjab News Fire in Punjab Civil secretariat


Staff member
Chandigarh July 1:

A fire broke out in the Punjab Civil Secretariat building here today, fire brigade sources said. Three fire tenders brought the fire under control after fighting the blaze for nearly 30 minutes.

The fire gutted a room on the fourth floor of the building which houses offices of the chief minister, some ministers and senior administrative officers of the state. There was no report of any casualty, they said adding that electrical short circuit could have caused the fire.