Roof sheet of RuB destroyed in fire mishap
   Date :11-May-2022

Roof sheet of RuB  
Staff Reporter
IN a fire outbreak the
roof-sheet of the railway underpass was partially destroyed at Nehru Nagar area in Bhilai on Tuesday noon.
On receiving the information, the fire fighting squads from Fire Brigade Department of Bhilai Steel Plant (BSP) and Home Guard, Durg reached the troubled location and doused fire completely. However, no one was injured in the mishap.
According to the information, at about 2:30 pm on Tuesday, all of a sudden with emission of smoke and flames fire broke at the roof sheet of the railway underpass, connecting BSP Township and Nehru Nagar, Bhilai and as its outcome the roof sheet of the railway under-bridge was partially destroyed in the mishap.
After receiving the information, the police teams from various police stations reached the spot immediately and cordoned off the area for facilitating fire fighting and for checking possibility of any adverse developments.
The roof sheet of the underpass is at the height about one foot above the ground level by the garage road, Bhilai
where the traces of burnt heap of sugarcane wastes were also noticed.
Talking to the ‘The Hitavada’ Prakash Kumar Sarve, Commissioner, Bhilai Municipal Corporation (BMC) informed that presumably since the roof sheet of the underpass, little above ground-level, caught fire after the fire occurred at heap of sugarcane wastes in the close vicinity. He added that the cause of fire would be ascertained after probe by the agencies concerned.