DADELDHURA — Property worth millions of rupees was lessened to rubble when a fire destroyed two shops and two houses in Baghkhor, the district headquarters of Dadeldhura, on Friday.
Local people and security faculty are fighting to douse the fire.
At least 8 persons were injured while trying to extinguish the fire that erupted from the cooking gas leakage, according to police.
Among the injured, three are security personnel and two are local people, said police. They are receiving treatment at the Dadeldhura Sub-Regional Hospital, police informed.
The fire has completely destroyed Kailpal cotton factory, Manisha grocery shop and two houses this morning, police said.
PM congratulates Nepali national cricket team
KATHMANDU— Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has congratulated Nepali national cricket team for being able to clinch the International T20 series.
PM Oli in a tweet extended best wishes and congratulations saying he was very happy to know Nepal’s win over the UAE by 14 runs in the third match of the series.
Winning T20 series is another landmark success for Nepali cricket, he said, adding, “It is big achievement for Nepal’s cricket. I would like to heartily congratulate entire members of Nepali cricket squad”.