A major fire broke out in the parking area of the ongoing Aero India 2019 in Bengaluru on Saturday.
Around 300 cars have been gutted after a fire broke out in dry grass. No casualties have been reported till now.
The incident comes just a few days after two IAF aircraft Surya Kiran aircraft crashed after mid-air collision killing one pilot.
“Totally about 100 cars burnt in the fire. Fire spread is controlled by creating a gap by removing adjacent cars. Fire under control now. No injuries or any harm to people reported. Likely cause: dry grass fire aided by heavy winds,” tweeted MN Reddi, Director General, Fire and Emergency Services.
— India Ahead News (@IndiaAheadNews) February 23, 2019