The entire fourth floor of the building was gutted in the fire. Offices of many software companies were located on the floor, fire brigade officials said.

A major fire broke out today in a multi-storeyed building in a commercial complex of the city.

The entire fourth floor of the building was gutted in the fire. Offices of many software companies were located on the floor, fire brigade officials said.

The blaze was brought under control after two hours, they said, adding there was no one present in the complex when the fire broke out.

A short circuit triggered the fire.