Over 30 fire incidents occurred in various parts of the city between Diwali night and Saturday morning. All of them were minor incidents,but majority of them happened in the congested parts of the city. Near Gurudwara Shaheedan,fire broke out in a shop where a havan was on; but it was controlled well on time. Another incident occurred in a house at Jawahar Camp,while there was a fire in a factory at New Madhopuri,too.
In Bajwa Nagar,waste cotton lying on the roadside caught fire while another incident occurred in Smart Woollen Mills in Kidwai Nagar. Fire also broke out in factories in Lakkar Bazar,Shivpuri, Sangla Shivala,Madhopuri,Basti Jodhewal and many other areas. According to fire brigade staff,most of the incidents were minor.