The fire was reported around 6. 25pm
HYDERABAD: A fire broke out at Delhi Public School’s HR office on Sikh Road at Secunderabad on Wednesday evening.
The incident happened at approximately 6. 25pm and 2 fire tenders were pressed into service to douse the blaze.
“Each of the computers, false ceiling and digital items were gutted in the fire. It’s a ground-plus-one floor construction. The fire began in the floor and has been brought under control before it could spread farther,” said district fire officer, Madhusudan Rao.
The official defendant, a brief circuit could have triggered the fire.
“As there were no one in the workplace, no casualties were reported. The property damage is estimated to be near Rs 15 lakh,” added the officer.