A major fire broke out at Golden Gate hotel in Madhya Pradesh’s Indore on Monday morning. A rescue team and fire tenders are currently at the spot and are carrying out the rescue operation. Efforts are being made to slow down the fire that engulfed the entire building. The five-storey hotel is located in the corporate area at Vijay Nagar in Indore. Many guests were reportedly inside the hotel when the fire broke out. No casualties have been reported yet.
Inspector Tahjib Kaji of the Vijay Nagar police station said five people who were trapped in the hotel have been rescued. He said one of the trapped persons tried to jump from the roof of the hotel but was rescued by fire brigade officials.
Police said the fire has been extinguished after a 2-hour long operation. Damage caused to property has not been ascertained yet.