Kolkata: A fire broke out in a commercial building at Lohapatti area of Mullick Bazar in central Kolkata today noon.
The fire started from the fourth floor of the building and soon spread to another building standing shoulder to shoulder. Six fire-tenders rushed to the spot and together with the local residents, managed to snuff out the fire in about an hour.
Fire department sources said that some shops are housed on the ground floor of the building, while the upper floors are occupied by offices and storerooms of private business establishments. No major damage has been caused to them by the fire.