Mokokchung, Oct. 12 (EMN): A shop was burned to the ground on Wednesday night at Mongsenbai ward near Sewak gate in Mokokchung.
According to sources from Mokokchung Fire Service, two fire engines were pressed into action after receiving information about the fire at 8:05 pm Wednesday night. Quick response from the fire department brought the fire under control before it could spread to nearby buildings, said an eyewitness.
The store, ‘Nagti Tyre Shop’, is owned by one Md. Ahmed Shah. It is assumed that more than Rs. 8 lakh worth of goods were destroyed by the fire.
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