2 different areas in the city experienced massive fire on Friday. One was caused in dry weeds and the other was in an agricultural depot.
CTAE hills were on fire on Friday afternoon. With growing heat, dry weeds and leaves tend to catch fire naturally. Hills of CTAE have dense dry weeds which caught fire on Friday afternoon. Since the day was windy, fire spread quickly taking a massive form. Fire brigade were immediately informed. It was a troublesome task for fire brigade to douse fire on hills.
Another incident of fire took place at Surajpole. Rajasthan Agriculture Depot experienced fire in the afternoon. Some welding work was going on in the depot. Probably there was a spark during welding which caused fire. There was plenty of scrap and furniture lying in the depot which got completely burnt. 2 fire brigade vehicles reached the spot and controlled fire.