A massive fire broke out in Assam’s West Karbi Anglong. The fire burned down 50 shops at a market place and caused losses over Rs 1 crore. The incident took place at kheroni Bazar area in the hill district.
At least 50 shops and business establishments were completely gutted in the devastating fire. There were no reports of casualties in the incident.
The fire broke out at a grocery shop and quickly spread to other nearby shops and businesses establishments.
Police suspect the fire was due to short circuit.