New Delhi:A massive fire has broken out at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi. The fire has reportedly broken out on the first and second floors of a builing inside the hospital premises.
A total of 22 fire tenders have reached the spot and are trying to douse the flames. Sources say a short circuit caused the fire.
Rescue operations are on. There are no reports of anyone being injured in the fire so far.
Owing to the fire, authorities at AIIMS have closed the emergency department as a precautionary measure. The building that caught fire is located in the teaching block of AIIMS, New Delhi, which is near the emergency department.
More details awaited.