Five shops were gutted in a devastating fire accident at 2mile area of Pasighat on Thursday.
Five shops were gutted in a devastating fire accident at 2mile area of Pasighat at around 3pm on Thursday.
Fire tenders from Pasighat PS and neighboring Jonai (Assam) were pressed into service to douse the fire but nothing could be saved. The cause of the fire is yet to be ascertained.
Local MLA Kaling Moyong has expressed shock over the unfortunate fire accident, wherein the owner of the SPT building of one John Bini (comprising five shops) was completely devastated. He sought a detailed report on the unfortunate incident and urged the administration to extend all required help to the victims.
At the same time, the MLA appealed to the people to remain alert and be cautious as fire accident occurs frequently in Pasighat. He called upon the DDMA to create awareness on fire mishaps amongst the common masses.
ADC Tatdo Borang along with CO Khoda Lasa and DDMO G. Tsumo had visited the spot and took stock of the situation.
DC Tamiyo Tatak informed today that police is investigating the matter to unearth the root cause of the fire accident.