Krishnanagar: Several shops in Krishnanagar were gutted in a fire that broke out on Sunday.
Many temporary shops were completely damaged when a fire broke out from the oven of a hotel. The incident took place at Nabadwip in Nadia. These shops were located in the area near the Nabadwip Railgate and Pidboludi’s farmland. Suddenly a fire broke out in a food shop and it spread like a wildfire to the nearby shops.
The shop owners informed the fire department officials who rushed to the spot and doused the flames with the help from locals. No casualties or injuries have been reported so far. But huge loss to property has been reported. As a result, communications were disrupt between Nabadwip and Bardhaman’s highway. Chaos spread in the area.