Massive Fire Breaks Out At Gelpur Power Grid In Bhadrak

**Bhadrak**: A major fire broke out here at Odisha Power Transmission Corporation Ltd (OPTCL)’s grid at Gelpur on Wednesday evening.

The mishap left the entire town and its nearby areas in complete darkness.

According to reports, fire broke out when there was a trial operation of the newly built power grid.

The mishap is suspected to have been caused due to a ‘technical snag’, reports further said.
On being informed, Bhadrak Collector and other senior officials have rushed to the spot while four fire tenders have been engaged to douse the flames.

According to OPTCL officials, the old power grid has not been affected in the fire mishap.