Fire breaks out inside Kolkata airport’s check-in area, situation under control now


An enormous fireplace broke out inside Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International (Kolkata) Airport on Wednesday. Reportedly, the jolts of fireplace erupted at a check-in counter. People had been evacuated from the encircling areas. Several fireplace tenders rushed to the spot to control the situation.  Further particulars awaited.

A Twitter person uploaded a video of the state of affairs on her Twitter deal with. 


The AAI has said {that a} minor fireplace broke at a check-in space at 9:12 pm which was fully under control by 9:40 pm. No casualties have been reported to this point. The authorities have additionally knowledgeable that the check-in course of was suspended for the time start as a result of smoke current within the check-in space. 

“There was a minor fire and smoke on the check-in area portal D at 9:12 pm and fully extinguished by 9:40 pm.  All passengers are evacuated safely and the check-in process was suspended due to the presence of smoke in the check-in area.  Check-in and operation have been resumed now,” mentioned the Airport Authority of India, Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International (NSCBI) Airport, Kolkata


Nilesh Desai
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