A major fire accident broke out at Hayuliang market last night around 12.00 mid in which 14 (fourteen ) nos of shops selling articles ranging from electronic items to paan gumtis were completely gutted down.
By grace of Providence, there was no fatality. However samaritans duo Md Nizamuddin Tapadar of Govindpur village and Md Nizamuddin of Tarinipur village running small shops opposite the fire ridden area , while trying to help douse the fire suffered injuries. Both have been given immediate medical treatment and administration is facilitating treatment of both injured.
Besides 14（Fourteen）nos. of shops one dwelling house also was completely gutted. One shop had to be broken/completely demolished to control further spread of fire.
Immediate relief of Rs 3000/- has been provided along with 50 Kgs of rice each to all affected families by District administration to tide over. Immediate crisis Shelter has been arranged for 1 dwelling house that’s been gutted.
A committee has been formed to assess cause of damage and assessment for further relief. Incidence Commander cum ADC in charge Mr Tojum Ete and Deputy Commissioner Mamata Riba who rushed to Hayuliang from Hawai are on the ground managing meeting the affected families and Monitoring the situation .
Deputy Commissioner Smti M. Riba conveyed full support and empathy of Honourable Member of Legislative Assembly Shri Kalikho Pul , who she I formed has been constantly monitoring the situation and announced relief of Rs 1 Lac to each of the affected household on account of the devastating fire.