Bhadrak: A major fire broke out in three godowns in Chandbali area of Bhadrak district late last night. Though no injury or loss of life was reported, property worth over Rs 30 lakh reduced to ashes in the fire.
Reportedly, a fire erupted in the godown of a paddy trader near Sashtri Ghat in Chandbali area and quickly spread to another paddy and a pipe godowns. A huge stack of paddy and pipes stored in the three godowns was gutted.
On receiving information, fire personnel from Chandbali and Rajkanika rushed to the spot and doused the flames. However, around 2000 sacks of paddy were razed to ashes by the time.