Bhubaneswar: A major fire broke out at a scrap godown in NandanVihar area of Bhubaneswar today.
The flames suddenly erupted in the godown located near Subhadra Apartment along the Patia-Nandankanan road following which scrape materials including polythene and old rubber tyres burnt to ashes.
While one resident spotted smoke emanating from the place, he immediately alerted the fire services personnel who rushed to the spot immediately. Reportedly, the inferno was doused after an ordeal of nearly two hours.
However, the cause of the fire is yet to be ascertained.