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Fire breaks out at ISRO in Ahmedabad, no casualties reported

The fire broke out in a storeroom in ISRO’s Space Application Centre, the official said.

india Updated: Dec 28, 2018 15:02 IST
Press Trust of India
Press Trust of India
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A minor fire broke out Friday at the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) campus in Ahmedabad, an official said.

The fire broke out in a storeroom in ISRO’s Space Application Centre, the official said.

Chief Fire Officer M F Dastur said the fire was brought under control in an hour, adding that five fire tenders were deployed for the operation, but only one was used.

“The fire started in a store room in the SAC campus Friday morning. Only some old books got burnt in the incident.

The fire was brought under control within one hour,” he said.

First Published: Dec 28, 2018 14:12 IST