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Accidental Fire Near Pune-Bengaluru National Highway in Haveri

Accidental Fire Near Pune Bengaluru National Highway In Haveri

An accidental fire occurred near the 220kV receiving station on the Pune-Bengaluru National Highway in Haveri on Wednesday.


Prompt Response

Karnataka Power Transmission Corporation Ltd (KPTCL) executive engineer Kolaki confirmed that the fire did not cause any damage to the station as it broke out outside the premises.

Swift Action

KPTCL staff and fire and emergency services personnel swiftly extinguished the flames. It was suspected that dry grass outside the station might have ignited the fire.

Ensuring Safety

Despite the proximity of the fire to the station, quick action ensured that no significant damage occurred, highlighting the importance of prompt response in such situations.

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