Karbi Anglong, 14 August: Fire took place at Kheroni Bazar in Karbi Anglong District of Assam on the night before Independence Day.
At least 50 shops were destroyed after a massive fire broke out at Kheroni Market on Friday night, 14th August.
Reports say the fire in Karbi Anglong broke out at a grocery shop of the market which later spread quickly to the nearest shops.
As per reports, properties worth over Rs 1 Cr. have been damaged by the fire incident which turned the market into a burial.
The locals informed the nearest police station and the Fire Service Department. After several hours, they managed to control the fire.