Fire breaks out in RK Studio in Chembur

Also, the videos and images of the fire break at RK studios show how massive it is.An investigation will take place for the cause of fire break at RK Studio which is present in Mumbai. We hope that we will be able do the needful by then and get the set ready.

Earlier 3 water tankers and 5 fire tenders were sent to the spot but later the numbers were increased after seeing the seriousness of the fire. "Electric wiring, electric installation, decoration equipment were damaged in the fire", MFB officials said.

More details are awaited.

However, there was no crew on the set, Saturday being the reason. "They are trying to figure out a replacement for the Super Dancer 2 slot till the set is erect and suitable for shoots".

"A studio can be built again but the loss of the irreplaceable memorabilia and costumes of all R.K. Films, is tragic for all".

A source was quoted by IANS as saying, "Luckily, no one was injured as the set of the Sony Entertainment Television show was locked and no one was shooting". Thankfully no casualties or injuries. After Raj Kapoor passed away in 1988, Randhir took charge of RK Studio. The incident reportedly happened around 2.30 pm today.

The first movie produced by the RK Studio was "Aag", which was released in 1948, the same year of its establishment. Awaara, Shri 420, Jis Desh Mein Ganga Behti Hai, Mera Naam Joker, Bobby, Satyam Shivam Sundaram and Ram Teri Ganga Maili are also some of the films released by R K Films.

Vanessa Coleman