Over 100 shops gutted in market fire in Bareilly
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Last Updated: Monday, June 28, 2010, 18:11
  
Bareilly: Over 100 shops were gutted when a major fire broke out at a market in Izzatnagar area here, resulting in damages to assets worth Rs 10 crore, police said today.

However, no loss of life was reported in the incident last night at New Model Colony market.

"Over 100 temporary shops were gutted in the fire and the loss is estimated at around Rs 10 crore," Sub-Divisional Magistrate Manohar Singh said.

Over a dozen fire tenders were immediately pressed into service to douse the blaze, he said, adding an inquiry has been ordered to ascertain the cause of the fire.

PTI


First Published: Monday, June 28, 2010, 18:11


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