Fire breaks out in Kolkata’s Presidency University, no casualties
A fire broke out at the Presidency University library on Friday afternoon, police said.kolkata Updated: Sep 09, 2016 15:55 IST
A fire broke out at the central library of Presidency University, home to more than 3.73 lakh books and 1.5 lakh periodicals collected over a century, in Kolkata on Friday.
Smoke billowed out from the librarian’s room at around 1:30 pm. Within minutes, it engulfed much of the campus, forcing teachers and students out of their classes.
First Published: Sep 09, 2016 15:17 IST