• search
For Chennai Updates
Allow Notification  

TN: 12 shops gutted in fire at market in Kothagiri


Udhagamandalam, Feb 25: At least 12 shops were gutted in a fire that broke out in the main market of Kothagiri, about 20 kms from here, early on Tuesday, police said.

TN: 12 shops gutted in fire at market in Kothagiri

The fire was noticed by the public, who immediately alerted the fire and rescue services personnel. Though the fire and rescue personnel managed to douse the blaze, 12 shops were burnt, they said.

Bengaluru: Fire breaks out near Prestige Lakeview Habitat; No injuries reported

Timely action helped prevent the spread of flames to the market, which houses more than 200 shops, they added.

Police are trying to ascertain the cause of the fire as there was no electricity connection in the market.

For Daily Alerts
Get Instant News Updates
Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Clear Notification X
Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
Settings X
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Oneindia sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Oneindia website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more