Fire damages property worth Rs. 7 Million
A fire that broke out at Kummayak rural municipality of Panchthar on Sunday turned two houses into ashes. The incident caused a property loss worth amounting to Rs 7 million.
According to the District Police Office Panchthar, the fire had suddenly spread from the shed of Tej Bahadur Thapa of Kummayak-1, Okhaldhunga. It fully damaged Thapa’s three-storied building, kitchen house, cowshed, cash, jewelry, and food grain, shared information officer of District Police Office Panchthar Dambar Biswokarma.
Similarly, the inferno also destroyed a mud-made house of Dik Bahadur Thapa along with a shed, livestock, food grains, and jewelry. Locals along with a team of Area Police Office Yasok had doused the fire after three hours.