Dhenkanal: A fire started during the forenoon hours of Sunday on the outskirts of a substation in Kantabania area here.
The local fire stations responded to the emergency promptly and rushed fire engines to the spot. Besides, two private companies also pressed their fire fighting machines into service soon after the incident was reported.
According to inputs, the incident was an outcome of a minor blaze in dry bushes which engulfed the adjoining areas in some time.
Till last reports came, the flames were controlled and members of the fire fighting units were stationed at the spot, to check any further eventuality.
The area where this incident took place is an industrial corridor on the border of Angul and Dhenkanal district.