WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India
Feb 23, 2019, 01.31 PM
A major fire broke out on Saturday in the parking area of Aero India 2019 event in Bengaluru.
The fire department mentioned nearly 100 gutted in the mishap, adding that the fire is now contained. No loss of life has been reported yet, news agency ANI reported.
"Totally about 100 cars burnt in the fire. Fire spread is controlled by creating a gap by removing adjacent cars. Fire under control now. No injuries or any harm to people reported. Likely cause: dry grass fire aided by heavy winds," tweeted MN Reddi, Director General, Fire and Emergency Services.
Meanwhile, ace badminton player PV Sindhu flew in HAL's Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) Tejas at the ongoing air show today.