But for the swiftness of some residents of Commonwealth Hall, a entire floor of the hall would have been flattened.
An inner residential room on Block ‘G’ upper caught fire on Wednesday morning at about 8:30am.
It took the efforts of some vigilant students to identity and put out the inferno using fire extinguishers provided on the floor. The cause of the fire remains unknown.
The damages caused are yet to be quantified but 233livenews is informed that investigations into the circumstances leading to the incident has began.