Guwahati/IBNS: A massive fire in Assam’s Sivasagar district gutted several houses, shops and caused losses of over Rs 30 lakh.
One person identified as Shankar Gogoi was injured in the fire incident that took place at Kharapathar area in Sivasagar town in the wee hours of Saturday morning.
Several houses, shops, business establishments were completely gutted in the fire incident.
According to the reports, the fire broke out at a shop and quickly spread to other nearby shops, houses.
When some locals noticed it they tried to douse the flames and immediately informed the local police and fire service department.
Several fire tenders and police had immediately reached the spot and managed to control the situation.
The injured person was rushed to hospital.