Fierce fire in Delhi’s electric vehicle parking, about 100 vehicles burnt to ashes, see photo


Incidents of fire in electric vehicles have picked up pace in India. In the last few months, incidents of electric vehicles catching fire have been reported from every corner of the country. The latest incident is from Delhi, where around 100 vehicles were gutted in a fire at an electric vehicle parking lot. The fire department controlled this fierce fire in time and the good thing is that no human damage was reported in this incident. There were also many non-electric vehicles in this EV parking.

NDTV’s accordingThe incident is from Delhi’s Jamia Nagar, where a fire broke out in the parking lot of Jamia University’s metro station on Wednesday morning. The fire was so severe that it took seven fire tenders to douse it. SI of Okhla Vihar police station. While giving information, Fateh Chand said that 10 cars, one motorcycle, two scooties, 30 new e-rickshaws, 50 old e-rickshaws caught fire in the metro parking lot.

The publication further said that the fire was reported in the Ministry of Home Affairs located in North Block of Delhi late on Tuesday night as well. According to the fire department, they received a call about the fire around 12.18 pm. After getting information about the fire, about 7 vehicles of the fire department were dispatched to the spot. After which the fire was brought under control in about half an hour.

This is not the first incident of fire. At the end of last month, at the Ather Energy showroom fire incident It happened, behind which the electric scooter was said to be the reason. No one was hurt in the accident, but the showroom was badly damaged. The company had confirmed that the accident was caused by a fire in the electric scooter.

Earlier in Hero Electric’s Photon electric scooter there was a fireA video of which was also shared on social media. In this, the rear part of the scooter was completely burnt and destroyed. In this incident, a statement was also issued by Hero Electric that the cause of the fire was a short circuit in the socket.

At the same time, incidents of fire in electric scooters of brands like Ola Electric, Pure EV, Okinawa, Jitendra EV have also come to the fore in the last few months, for which government investigation is also going on.

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