Minor Fire Breaks Out at Kolkata Airport Fire
No Casualties Reported
A minor fire broke out at Kolkata Airport Fire on June 14, 2023, at 9:12 PM. The fire started in the check-in area portal D and was extinguished by 9:40 PM. All passengers were evacuated safely and no casualties were reported.
The cause of the fire is still under investigation, but it is suspected that a short circuit may have been the cause. The airport authorities have said that they will be conducting a thorough investigation to determine the exact cause of the fire.
The fire caused some disruption to flights, but all flights were able to operate as scheduled. The check-in process was suspended for a short period of time, but it has since resumed.
The Kolkata Airport authorities have said that they are taking steps to improve fire safety at the airport. They have said that they will be installing new fire alarms and sprinkler systems. They have also said that they will be conducting regular fire drills to ensure that passengers and staff are aware of what to do in the event of a fire.