Property worth 2 million lost in fire

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Rajbiraj: Property worth Rs. 2 million was gutted in two separate incidents of fire in Saptari.

Two houses belonging to Dinesh Yadav and Raghu Yadav caught fire in Mahadewa rural municipality and burned to ashes property worth Rs. 300,000, including cash and kind, the Area Police Office in Hanumannagar said.

Likewise, property worth Rs. 300,000 was destroyed in a fire that engulfed the houses of Kapil Dev Ram and Inardev Ram in Kochabakhari of Chinnamasta rural municipality-6, the family members said.

In the incident that took place on Monday, property worth Rs. 1.4 million was gutted in a fire that burnt two houses of Laxman Yadav in Basbitti in Rupani rural municipality-5 of the district, the Rupani Area Police Office said.