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Massive Fire Breaks Out At Parking Lot Of Aero India Show, Over 100 Cars Gutted

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| February 23 , 2019 , 14:53 IST

A major fire broke out on Saturday at the parking lot near the venue of the Aero India Show at Bengaluru, 80-100 cars were gutted, official sources said here.

Fire tenders and ambulances have been rushed to the spot to douse the flames and treat any people suffering burns. However, no casualties have been reported yet.

Thick smoke could be seen billowing upwards from the car parking near the Yelahanka Airbase where the aero show is underway in Bengaluru. It is not yet clear how the fire broke out.

The authorities suspect that it was started by a lit cigarette thrown onto dry grass. The flames then spread to parking area number 5.

The cars in the parking lot belonged to the people who had come to see the aero show.

The flight display at the show as temporarily halted.No plane is reported to have suffered any damage.

DGP Fire, MN Reddi tweeted, “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.”

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The fire comes barely four days after a fatal mid-air crash had left a pilot of the Surya Kiran aerobatics team dead. Two other pilots suffered injuries in the mid-air collision during the rehearsal for the Aero India show.

The aero show which began on Wednesday is scheduled to conclude on Sunday.

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According to news reports , major fire on 23 February 2019 at ‘ Aero India 2019’ parking lot area of the Yelahanka Air Force Station in Bangaluru gutted about 100 cars. Some TV news channels , however , put the figure of cars gutted at 300. There is another worrisome news of major fire from Chennai on 24 February , 2019 saying that 176 cars were gutted by massive fire in a parking space at Chennai in a ground opposite to Ramachandra Medical College in Porur on 24 February 2019. Readers may have observed that incident of fire reported are a bit abnormal or unusual in the country during the month of February 2019. Such unusual incidents of fire were , however , covered in the alert of this Vedic astrology writer’s article - “ The Year 2019 Astrologically for India” - published last year on 7 October , 2018 at theindiapost.com. The text in the article related to said incidents reads like this :- “ February -March 2019. These nearly two months appear to be calling for more care and appropriate strategy in relation to more than one front. ……………………….It may be alright to be alert while dealing with or storing or handling fire , gas , chemicals …..States …………in the South. Telengana , Andhra Pradesh and nearby States could take cues for more care and appropriate strategy in the aforesaid areas of life”. Later and separately in November , 2018 , the period of alert was made more precise and closer by saying that that during February -March 2019 , such dates as 14 February or around , 22 February or around and 3 March or around may call for more care and appropriate strategy in relation to worrisome concerns indicated in the alert. https://www.theindiapost.com/headline/the-year-2019-astrologically-for-india/

kushal kumar

According to news reports , major fire on 23 February 2019 at ‘ Aero India 2019’ parking lot area of the Yelahanka Air Force Station in Bangaluru gutted about 100 cars. Some TV news channels , however , put the figure of cars gutted at 300. Readers may have observed that incident of fire reported are a bit abnormal or unusual in the country during the month of February 2019. Such unusual incidents of fire were , however , covered in the alert of this Vedic astrology writer’s article - “ The Year 2019 Astrologically for India” - published last year on 7 October , 2018 at theindiapost.com. The text in the article related to said incidents reads like this :- “ February -March 2019. These nearly two months appear to be calling for more care and appropriate strategy in relation to more than one front. ……………………….It may be alright to be alert while dealing with or storing or handling fire , gas , chemicals …..States …………in the South. Telengana , Andhra Pradesh and nearby States could take cues for more care and appropriate strategy in the aforesaid areas of life”. Later and separately in November , 2018 , the period of alert was made more precise and closer by saying that that during February -March 2019 , such dates as 14 February or around , 22 February or around and 3 March or around may call for more care indicated the alert. https://www.theindiapost.com/headline/the-year-2019-astrologically-for-india/

kushal kumar

According to news reports , major fire on 23 February 2019 at ‘ Aero India 2019’ parking lot area of the Yelahanka Air Force Station in Bangaluru gutted about 100 cars. Some TV news channels , however , put the figure of cars gutted at 300. Readers may have observed that incident of fire reported are a bit abnormal or unusual in the country during the month of February 2019. Such unusual incidents of fire were , however , covered in the alert of this Vedic astrology writer’s article - “ The Year 2019 Astrologically for India” - published last year on 7 October , 2018 at theindiapost.com. The text in the article related to said incidents reads like this :- “ February -March 2019. These nearly two months appear to be calling for more care and appropriate strategy in relation to more than one front. ……………………….It may be alright to be alert while dealing with or storing or handling fire , gas , chemicals …..States …………in the South. Telengana , Andhra Pradesh and nearby States could take cues for more care and appropriate strategy in the aforesaid areas of life”. Later and separately in November , 2018 , the period of alert was made more precise and closer by saying that that during February -March 2019 , such dates as 14 February or around , 22 February or around and 3 March or around may call for more care indicated the alert. https://www.theindiapost.com/headline/the-year-2019-astrologically-for-india/