GORAKHPUR: A fire broke out at the principal office in Baba Raghav Das Medical College in Gorakhpur on Monday.
Three fire tenders have been rushed to the spot.
There is no information about any casualties so far.
The state-run BRD Hospital was in news in August last year when 63 children, including infants, died within a span of four days when the supply of oxygen was allegedly disrupted due to non-payment of dues to the vendor. .
Three fire tenders were pressed to control the blaze that caused extensive damage to the principal's office and the adjacent record room situated in the hospital premises.
The cause of the fire was not immediately known.