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BTC Secretariat catches fire

KOKRAJHAR: Public properties worth several lakh along with many crucial documents reduced to ashes when a devastating the BTC secretariat caught fire in Kokrajhar on Friday.

The fire which is believed to have originated from electric short circuit ravaged a portion of the ground floor in the wee hours.

Five fire fighters took around four hours to bring the situation under control. The extent of damage has yet to be assessed.    

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