30 shops, 6 house gutted in fire at Palatana market area
Udaipur,09Febury,2017:A major fire broke out in Palatana market area and destroyed at least 30 numbers of big and small shops as well as 6 numbers of houses yesterday night in Palatana area under Kakraban police station, locals said. There were no casualties as all the shopkeepers and customers managed to escape before the blaze intensified. According to information of locals, the flame of fire had seen by night guard of the market at first and informed to fire service. The engine of Udaipur Fire Service station and OTPC fire service centre had come in the spot and fair come under control after continuous effort of fire service staffs. It is unknown that the origin of fire. However, the investigating authority observes the place of incident and trying to find out it that the main origin of fire. The loss is huge so need time for recovery for shopkeepers and households. A loss of around Rs 1 crore, causes of fire and all kind of materials burnt due to fire. The locals informed it that none of officials from Gomati District administration was meet with the victims today.