Fire breaks out at Nepal's city of Dhangadhi, no casualties reported

A massive fire broke out in a furniture shop near Nepal's city of Dhangadhi depot of Nepal Oil Corporation (NOC) on Saturday (local time).

ANI | Dhangadhi | Updated: 06-03-2021 20:31 IST | Created: 06-03-2021 20:28 IST
Fire breaks out at Nepal's city of Dhangadhi,  no casualties reported
Representative Image. Image Credit: ANI

A massive fire broke out in a furniture shop near Nepal's city of Dhangadhi depot of Nepal Oil Corporation (NOC) on Saturday (local time). According to District Police Office, Kailali, a fire broke out at around 12 pm (local time) at Alok Multi Concern Pvt. Ltd. on Dhangadhi-Attaria road section near the NOC's main depot, Khabarhub reported.

It further reported that the locals were panicked lest the fire might spread up to the NOC depot lying about 10 meters away from the incident site. However, no casualties have been reported in the incident.

The details about the cause of the fire and the damage it caused are yet to come.

(This story has not been edited by Devdiscourse staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)


TRENDING

OPINION / BLOG / INTERVIEW

East African women traders: 'Celebrating the past, planning for the future'

COVID-19 has hit women disproportionately hard across East Africa, especially those working in the informal sector. Lessons must be learnt to prevent this from happening again....

Viral variants and vaccine nationalism pose two-pronged threat to Covid victory

... ...

Tracking Fintech during COVID-19: Harnessing power of technology

Its abundantly clear now that as fintech cements its place in the financial sector, accelerated further by the COVID-19 pandemic, it could open the sector to new possibilities by harnessing the power of technology to deliver financial ...

Tectonic turns: How technology shaped healthcare over the decades

Tracing an episodic evolution, with technology at the interface of human and his health....

Videos

Latest News

France to impose quarantine for travelers coming from five countries

French Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin said on Thursday a 10-day quarantine will be imposed starting from Saturday for travelers from Brazil, Chile, Argentina, South Africa and India.During a press conference, he added there would be stro...

Nadda holds meeting with BJP MPs from Gujarat, Rajasthan over COVID-19 situation, relief work

Bharatiya Janata Party BJP president JP Nadda on Thursday held a meeting with party MPs from Rajasthan and Gujarat through video conferencing regarding the prevailing COVID-19 situation and relief work by party workers. Today BJP national p...

Mamata cancels all poll meetings amid soaring COVID-19 cases, to address people virtually

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday cancelled all pre-scheduled poll meetings after the Election Commission banned roadshows and vehicle rallies for the remaining phases of the ongoing assembly polls in the state, and sai...

COVID-19 vaccine to be supplied free of cost in govt health facilities: Punjab CM

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Thursday said that COVID-19 vaccine will be supplied free of cost in all government healthcare facilities.He also said that vaccination of people in the age group 18-45 will be undertaken from May 1....

Give Feedback