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Fire in the heart of Jorhat

On 25th June , 2007, a dangerous fire cropped up at a godown of plastics in the Bahadur Gaonbura lane, Gar-Ali. M/s Shree Furnitures of the same lane had rented the house from Mr. Zamir Rehman to be used a godown. Many plastics furniture’s, Steel Almirahs, and other furniture alongwith other valuables adding upto a total worth of Rs 15 lakhs were burnt to ashes. The incident took place at about 10:40 am and within seconds it spread all around. The fire was finally extinguished at 3.15 pm in the evening and as many as 11 fire brigades had to be deployed. No casualities have been reported
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