English Bazaar: Deadly fire destroys Malda’s Chandni Market in Kaliachowk Bazaar on Saturday. A clothes shop in Chandni Market caught fire on Saturday. The fire spread fast to other adjoining shops causing massive fire.
Two firefighting engines rushed to control the fire. After a struggle for 3 hours the fire extinguished.
According to the firefighter authority, around 15 shops were destroyed to ashes in the fire. Out of them were two godowns for clothes. According the Businessmen, the fire has caused them loss of 50 lakhs. The market will remain close for few days. No casualties have been reported.