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450 Vehicles Kept At Police Yard Destroyed In Fire In Delhi’s Wazirabad

450 Vehicles Kept At Police Yard Destroyed In Fire In Delhi's Wazirabad

The fire broke out at 4 am and five fire tenders were pressed into service, a DFS official said.

New Delhi:

At least 450 vehicles kept at the Wazirabad Delhi Police ‘malkhana’ (yard) were gutted in a fire broke that out here in the wee hours on Monday, officials of the Delhi Fire Service said.

‘Malkhana’ is a place where the seized vehicles are kept.

The fire broke out at 4 am and five fire tenders were pressed into service, a DFS official said. The operation went for two hours and the blaze was controlled at 6 am, he said.

No one was injured in the incident but 200 four-wheelers and 250 two-wheelers kept at the ‘malkhana’ were completely gutted in the fire, another official said.

The ‘malkhana’ is spread over 500 square yards. 

(Except for the headline, this story has not been edited by NDTV staff and is published from a syndicated feed.)

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