Atleast 30 houses were gutted in massive fire broke out in Assam’s Jorhat
Atleast 30 houses were gutted in a massive Fire that broke out in Assam’s Jorhat on Saturday Morning. No casualties have been reported as People were outside their Homes to celebrate Chhath Puja when the incident took place . The devastating fire broke out at Harijan Colony on Raja Maidam Road in Jorhat in the early Morning Today and gradually engulfed a large Residential compound in the Area. Nearly, 30 houses have been reduced to ashes in the inferno. On the other hand, explosions of 8 cooking Gas cylinders intensified the fire. However, no casualties have been reported so far, informed Authorities. Firefighters immediately arrived on the spot and swung into action to douse the Fire. Jorhat Deputy Commissioner (DC) and Superintendent of Police (SP) also took stock of the situation. The Authorities are yet to ascertain the cause of the Fire.