Kolkata, Dec. 26 (ANI): A man was reportedly killed in an inferno that broke out at Dum Dum Park here on Saturday evening.
Speaking to ANI, a firefighter said the victim was rushed to a nearby hospital, where doctors declared him brought dead.
According to reports, 10 fire tenders were pressed into service to put out the fire.
The firefighter, however, said though the fire was under control, the reason was yet to be ascertained.
Mayor Sabyasachi Dutta said even as people were able to save their lives, their property was gutted.
“As soon as I heard the news, I rushed to the spot. We will provide all essential items to the affected people,” said Dutta. (ANI)