It is being reported that many persons have been caught in the blaze though there is no official confirmation on it
The Hush Post: Many are feared dead in a major fire that broke in a slum near Nurpurbedi bus stand in Rupnagar on Wednesday afternoon. It is being reported that many persons have been caught in the blaze. There is no word on casualty yet.
Fire tenders have been rushed to the spot but the blaze is said to be out of control. The slum is surrounded by shops and other residences which have been vacated. Around 70 dwellings are said to be gutted since the last reports poured in.