House in Mirik tea garden razed in fire

Report by: 
DEEP MILAN PRADHAN
MIRIK
19 Sep 2018

A house in a tea garden near Indo-Nepal border was razed to the ground on Wednesday in a devastating fire. Mirik fire brigade and people of the locality rushed to the spot but the fire that broke out early in the morning ripped through four rooms of the wooden lodge rapidly. A leaking cylinder was believed to be the reason behind the fire, occupant of the house Ram Prasad Gautam said. Property worth Rs 20 lakh was believd to be completely destroyed.