The Hush Post|20:59 pm|one-minute-read
Fire broke out at 35 different locations in Ludhiana on the day of Diwali. A total of 37 fire engines were deployed for firefighting operations. The fire was doused at 24 places. The reason behind most of the incidents was bursting of firecrackers, fire officer Sambhu Nath Sharma said.
The incidents happened despite the Supreme Court restrictions on bursting of crackers for 2 hours from 8 pm to 10 pm.
Some of the massive fires which fire broke out were Focal Point, Jamalpur, Moti Nagar, Tajpur Road, Jagraon Pul, Salem Tabri.
Due to fireworks on the day, 32 persons were injured. All of them were admitted to CMC, DMC, Fortis Hospital. All the injured have been discharged from the hospital.