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Devastating fire in Paltanbazar

A major fire broke out in the Paltanbazar area in the city on Friday midnight which damaged properties worth crores of rupees. The accident took place while a loaded truck hit an electric post which jolted a PVC wire to result short circuit. The fire brigade officials took more than three hours to douse the fire that have already ravaged some tin sheet shops and hardware shops. The extent of damaged has yet to be ascertaind.
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