Fire averted at SBI HQ

Port Blair
26 Aug 2018

Fire fighters of Aberdeen and Marine Stations have averted a fire mishap at the State Bank of India headquarters located at Mohanpura on Sunday. As per sources, the Fire Services received a fire alarm at around 7.30 pm after which fire tenders from FS Aberdeen and Marine Station rushed to the spot and brought the blaze under control. An electrical short-circuit was believed to be the cause of the accident and no major losses has been caused in the mishap. More details are awaited. (EOIC)