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Ravaging inferno in Guwahati city heart

GUWAHATI: Properties worth two crore were reduced to ashes when a devastating fire ravaged four buildings in the heart of the Guwahati city on Monday.

The incident took place at D Neog Path in ABC area in the wee hours where one of the buildings caught fire because of electric short circuit which later spread to the three adjacent buildings after a few LPG cylinders exploded under the impact of the fire.

Six firefighter took nearly three to four hours to bring the situation under fire. The total extent of damage has yet to be ascertained.

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