Cuttack: A private bus that was parked inside the Puri stand here caught fire all at once, but no casualty was reported as it was without any passenger.
The incident took place at the busy Badambadi area in the city here today.
The private passenger vehicle has been identified as Shree Mandir Bus.
Talking to media, Assistant Fire Officer Abani Swain informed, “We received information that a bus parked at Puri bus stop was on flames. Immediately our teams from Cuttack main and Chauliaganj fire stations rushed here and launched fire fighting. The situation is completely under control. No passenger or any other person has been hurt. Reason behind the fire is yet to be ascertained. The second bus parked nearby had also caught fire a bit, but it has also been doused.”