Lucknow, Oct 28: In yet another tragic incident, two persons were burnt to death after a massive fire broke out in a hosiery godown in Lucknow in the wee hours of Saturday. Also Read - Ayodhya Mosque to Look Like Mecca's Kaaba: Trust
The incident took place in Narhi area of the Hazratganj locality at around 02:30 AM. Also Read - Babri Masjid Demolition Case: Verdict on September 30; All Accused Including Advani, Joshi Asked to Be Present in Court
As soon the the fire department received the information about the mishap, four to five fire tenders were rushed to the spot. The fire was brought under control but unfortunately it claimed the lives of two people. Also Read - Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray no More Welcome in Ayodhya, Say Saints & VHP After Kangana Episode
As per the reports of ANI, goods worth lakhs of rupees were gutted in the blaze. The reason behind the fire is yet to be ascertained.
A few days back, a massive fire was broke out on the fourth floor of the Lucknow Development Authority’s (LDA) new office building, leaving hundreds of important files gutted. The files destroyed in the fire reportedly included probe details of some major scams in Uttar Pradesh during the past few years.