By Our Reporter, TNT News | Shillong, March 10, 2018:
A 3-storey building was engulfed by a raging flame damaging many shops inside the building, which is located at Demseiniong just opposite the NEEPCO office in Shillong here on Saturday.
According to the police, the building which houses many shops including an office an HDFC bank, an ATM, construction office and Mawsawa printing press was destroyed by the fire which broke out at around 10.30 am today.
Police informed that as per statements of the staffs of the offices located inside the building, the cause of the fire was a short circuit though the police are yet to ascertain the facts.
“The cost of damage is still under assessment by the owner. The fire was doused by the timely arrival of fire service,” said SI P Lamare of Nongmensong OP.
Meanwhile, Lamare said that no casualty has been reported.
ALSO WATCH THIS VIDEO OF THE FIRE INCIDENT (Source: Whatsapp)