Fire reduces six shops to ashes in Agartala

Authorities suspect that the fire resulted from a short circuit.
Fire reduces six shops to ashes in Agartala
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AGARTALA:

Six shops were reduced to ashes in a fire incident at Border Golchakkar area in Tripura’s capital city of Agartala on Tuesday.

According to the witnesses, the fire broke out around 3:00 am.

BJP MLA Surajit Datta visited the spot and interacted with the victims.

Sub-Divisional Magistrate Ashim Saha also visited the area and donated Rs 5,000 to the affected shopkeepers.

Authorities suspect that the fire resulted from a short circuit.

This was the fourth fire incident that had occurred within one month in the city.

Last month a fire broke out at Radhanagar area, Maharajganj Bazar and math Chowmuhani Market.

(Edited by Laxmi Chyrmang)

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