A colossal fire broke out on the stage of the cultural programme during the Maharashtra’s Make in India’s show on Sunday evening.
Just after Amitabh Bachchan’s performance, the fire broke out .Whilst a beautiful cultural dance performance was already going on stage.
All the promiment personalities including Amitabh Bachchan,Aamir Khan,Hema Malini,Vivek Oberoi Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis and governor C. Vidyasagar Rao and other political personalities were present on the scene but were safely evacuated.
Actor Vivek Oberoi, who was at one of the flanks of the stage and was, getting ready to perform for another act, said the flames leapt 40 to 50 feet high.
The fire spread momentarily and snapped the entire stage.
It was a great lead by Fadnavis that fortunately everyone was evacuated and no casualties were reported. The flames were stopped within an hour but the reasons for the fire are yet unknown and are under investigation.