Chennai: In a shocking incident, over 50 huts were gutted in Odai Kuppam, Besant Nagar area of Chennai after a fire broke out on Wednesday morning. However, Tamil Nadu Fire and Rescue Services (TNFRS) officers claimed that no one was injured.

The information about the fire was received by the Fire control room at 12:15 am on Wednesday. A total of eight fire tenders were rushed to the spot to ablaze the fire.

The fire was doused in a few hours.

A TNFRS official said that the cause of fire is yet to be ascertained.