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Fire guts 100 hutments at slum cluster

India TV News Desk 22 Jun 2012, 18:58:03 IST
India TV News Desk
New Delhi, Jun 22: Around 100 hutments were gutted when a fire broke out in a slum cluster near a government hospital but no one was injured in the incident, fire brigade officials said.

The blaze was reported from behind G B Pant Hospital at around 9:30 AM. Thirty fire tenders were rushed to the spot. 

The fire was doused by 11.15 AM, the officials said, adding that the cause of blaze is yet to be ascertained. 

According to police, a transformer near the slum cluster was found gutted.