Kolkata, Oct 3: A major fire broke out at the basement of a shopping mall near Baishakhi More in Salt Lake near here this afternoon.
Plumes of black smoke are billowing from all over as fire tenders have been fighting on war-footing to douse the blaze.
All the people, including scores of puja shoppers, have been evacuated to safer places. Several vehicles have suffered damages due to the fire.The source of the blaze has prima facie been assigned to welding.(UNI)