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Bihar: Fire breaks out in jute godown in Katihar, rescue operations on

A fire broke out in a jute godown near Sonali Chowk in Bihar's Katihar City on Tuesday morning. Rescue personnel and fire tenders rushed to the spot to douse the flames.

Bihar: Fire breaks out in jute godown in Katihar, rescue operations on
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Bihar: A fire broke out in a jute godown near Sonali Chowk in Bihar's Katihar City on Tuesday morning. Rescue personnel and three fire tenders rushed to the spot to douse the flames.

 

The fire erupted due to a short circuit in the area. The blaze destroyed several shops in the area. 

Light drizzle at the time of the incident aided in the fire-fighting operations.

Traffic and vehicular movement has been suspended in the area.