24 October 2019
Bhubaneswar: A major fire broke out at the Syndicate Hall of the Utkal University here on Thursday evening.
The mishap occurred a few minutes after a crucial meeting of the varsity authorities which was underway in the Syndicate Hall.
The Syndicate Hall is inside the main Administrative Building of the university. Three fire engines have been deployed to douse the fire.
The reason behind the fire is yet to be ascertained. The losses in the mishap will be assessed, once the fire fighting is over, a senior official of the varsity said.