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Sanjay Bhansali: on fire again

Last updated on: February 18, 2004 17:26 IST

Fire fighters at the sceneA fire broke out on the sets of Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Black at Mumbai's Film City, Goregaon. No one was injured, as the shooting was not in progress.

Fire brigade sources say the fire broke out at 0845 hrs.

The roof of the film set, wardrobes and props were gutted in the blaze. Four fire engines and four jumbo tankers were rushed to the spot to douse the blaze. The cause of the fire was yet to be ascertained.

Actors Amitabh Bachchan and Rani Mukerji were scheduled to shoot for the film later in the day.

It may be recalled some curtains caught fire during the shooting of Bhansali's earlier film, Devdas.

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The four have now launched another film, Tango Charlie, directed by Mani Shankar, starring Ajay Devgan, Bobby Deol and Tanisha.

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With inputs from PTI

Photo of fire on the sets: Arun Patil

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