The Police quickly swung into action pulling the other vehicles out of the danger zone. Fire tenders were called to douse the leaping flame. Thee fire tenders, which were put into service, took more than 30 minutes to tame the blaze.
The fire created panic as police restricted the traffic movement from Dak Bungalow to Income Tax crossing for more than one hour.
Photo: Aftab Alam Siddiqui