Fire in Secretariat Personnel Department in Jaipur
Fire in Secretariat's Personnel Department in Jaipur: files of promotion of gazetted officers burnt, police scrutinizing CCTV footage
A fire broke out in the office of the Personnel Department in the Secretariat this morning. The files kept in the room were burnt by the fire. The files that were burnt were related to the promotion of gazetted officer. The fire broke out in room number 2219 of the Personnel Department of the Secretariat in Jaipur on Sunday morning. The whole incident is looking suspicious to the police.
According to the information, the fire started on three shelves. The fire has also engulfed the files kept at different places inside the office. Seeing smoke rising from the room, the guard informed the control room. A fire brigade reached the information and brought the fire under control after an hour's effort. The files were destroyed by fire.
On receiving the information, the security officer of the secretariat and CI Vikram Singh of Ashok Nagar police station reached the spot. FSL team has been called to the spot after the incident of fire is suspected. The FSL team has collected evidence.
Section Officer Shiv Kumar Singh, Assistant Government Secretary Shravan Singh Shekhawat and Assistant Government Secretary Sanjay Sharma sit in this room of the Personnel Department. On getting information, all these three officers have also been called to the spot.
CI Vikram Singh said that on the information of the fire, the DO was sent to the spot. During this, information is being taken about the people who were outside the office. At the same time, a team is also investigating the CCTV footage installed in the secretariat.
FSL senior scientist Abhay Pratap Singh said that till now it is understood that the Wall Mountain fan was running overnight. The wiring melted due to overheating. This melted wire fell on the fibre chair kept there, due to which the chair caught fire. The fire reached the files kept on the table. Slowly it spread throughout the room. Whether there is negligence or any kind of conspiracy, the investigation is going on for these reasons as well.
The DO of the 22 warehouse fire brigade said that the fire brigade was informed by the secretariat at 7.42 am. A car went to the spot. There was a fire in room 2219 in the personnel department. The fire was brought under control in about an hour. The files kept on three shelves were burnt to ashes.
Even before this, there was a fire in the Panchayati Department on Sunday itself. During this, the entire room of the IAS officer was burnt to ashes. After all, what is the reason that fire incidents are happening on Sundays only? Let us tell you that the Bajaj Nagar police station had also registered a case in this regard, but till now the police have not been able to reach the cause of the fire.