New Delhi, March 17, 2017: The second semi-final of the Vijay Hazare ODI tournament between Jharkhand and Bengal, scheduled to be held on Friday (March 17) was postponed for a day following a fire that engulfed the Jharkhand team hotel on Friday morning in Dwarka’s Delhi.
Former India captain MS Dhoni, who is currently leading his state team, was also reportedly present at the hotel when the incident occurred.
All the players were evacuated in time and are safe, according to reports.
A call was made to the Delhi Fire Service at around 6.30 a.m. following which nearly 30 fire tenders were rushed to the spot.
No casualties were reported.