Property Worth Over Lakhs Gutted In Vikash Bhawan Store In Cuttack

Cuttack: Property worth over lakhs of rupees got incinerated in the storeroom of Vikash Bhawan situated behind the Badambadi bus stand here in the city today as a major fire broke out.

Even though the exact reason behind the inferno was not ascertained, it is suspected to have originated from the adjoining garbage heap that might have got further fuelled up during the ongoing sizzling summer.

Reports said that huge stocks of LED bulbs and electric wires have been reduced to ashes.

Fire tenders rushed to the spot and swung into the action of dousing the blaze.