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Fire at Howrah jute mill; no casualty

A fire broke out at a jute mill in Howrah today triggering panic among the workers as the morning shift was on, but no casualty was reported.

india Updated: Nov 18, 2008 13:23 IST

A fire broke out at a jute mill in Howrah on Tuesday triggering panic among the workers as the morning shift was on, but no casualty was reported.

Five fire tenders extinguished the blaze that broke out at Hanuman Jute Mill in one and a half hours, fire brigade sources said.

The fire that began in the godown of the mill was timely prevented from spreading by the mill authorities and the fire personnel.