Two shops gutted in Faridabad

Two shops in NH 5 Market of the district were gutted in a fire on Tuesday.

PTI| Last Updated: Dec 11, 2013, 01:53 AM IST

Faridabad: Two shops in NH 5 Market of the district were gutted in a fire on Tuesday.

Two fire tenders were rushed to spot and they took around an hour to control the blaze, said a spokesman of the Fire Brigade.

All the items in both the shops were completely destroyed, he said.

According to information, the fire broke out in a LPG cylinder refiling shop and soon spread to a nearby grocery shop. The blaze started due to likeage of the gas from a cylinder.

It is being estimated that the property worth lakhs of rupees was gutted.