In Picture: A firefighter climbs up a ladder to douse a fireReuters

At least eight people have been reported dead and several injured in a massive fire in a firecracker shop in Vadodara, Gujarat on Friday evening.

According to reports, the death toll in the incident is expected to rise.

Fire engines have rushed to the spot,  police have also reached area of the incident.

All the people in the fire are being taken to a hospital, ANI reported.

More details of the incident are awaited.