A devastating fire broke out at a godown of plastic materials at North Jalukbari in Guwahati in the evening hours of February 5th, 2020.
The fire tenders have been pressed into service to douse the fire.
The fire gutted properties worth several lakhs. The owner of the godown is Najib Ali of North Jalukbari area. The reason behind the fire is yet to be ascertained.
In an another incident, a fire broke out at a plywood factory located at Palashbari area in South Kamrup in the evening hours of February 5th, 2020. Properties worth several lakhs damaged in the fire. However, no casualties have been reported so far.
More details of both cases are awaited.