Hoshiarpur: A major fire broke out at Madan Iron Store in Hoshiarpur in Kache Quarter area of Hoshiarpur near Civil Hospital. The fire broke out at 10 pm and it was controlled with a great difficulty after working for more than 3 hours.
Notably, the fire brigade gave up the task at about 12 am but again carried on the task after the people pressured them to do so.
The owner of the shop, Madan Lal s/o Chunni Lal said that the fire has incurred a loss of Lakhs of Rupees to him. He said that his business was of junk material (Kabaarh).
SHO Model Town, Bharat Masih also reached the spot and he said that the required action will be taken against the culprits after investigation.
More than 7 vehicles of fire brigade were used to control the fire.
Late night Report by : Gurdeep Singh