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Fire breaks out in Parliament room ahead of Union Budget

At least twelve fire tenders were rushed to the spot to douse the flames, according to reports.

By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Updated: January 31, 2017 10:13:18 pm
parliament, parliament fire, fire in parliament, budget, union budget, budget 2017, india news, indian express news Fire tender outside Parliament where fire broke out in room no.50. (Source: ANI photo)

A day before the Union Budget, fire broke out in room no.50 of Parliament, according to new agency ANI. At least twelve fire tenders were rushed to the spot to douse the flames. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is scheduled to present the Union Budget on Wednesday.

According to a fire department official, “UPS kept in a room of Parliament House catched fire. The flames was doused within 15 minutes.”

More details awaited

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