Massive Fire Engulfs Daily Market in Malbazar


Jalpaiguri: A massive fire breaks out at a daily market in Malbazar area on Sunday morning. Five fire engines rushed to the spot to douse the flames. About 100 shops were totally damaged. The fire caused loss of some lakhs.

After fighting for four hour, fire was brought to control. There have been no reports of any death. Police has begun investigation. Short-circuit may cause the fire said fire officials. Malbazar’s chairman visited the spot.

According to locals, 50 shops were totally reduced to ashes and other shops were totally damaged.