Fire breaks out at Prime Minister's Office, brought under control

Ten fire tenders were rushed to the spot, the fire doused in 20 minutes. Photograph:( Reuters )

WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India Oct 17, 2017, 02.56 AM (IST)

A fire broke out at the Prime Minister's Office in South Block early Tuesday morning.  

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News reports described the fire as being minor. 

They added that 10 fire tenders were rushed to the spot, and the fire doused in 20 minutes. 

ANI reported that the fire broke out in room no. 242, located on the second floor of the Prime Minister's Office. 

It said the fire broke out around 3.35 AM. And that the situation was now under control.