Tinsukia: Massive fire broke out today evening near Lal Bangla road in Tinsukia at around 6.30 pm today.
Many shops and houses were reportedly gutted in the fire incident.
Looking into the incidence, only two fire tenders reached to the spot, however, failed to get hold of the situation.
So far no casualties have been reported from the incident.
As per local people claims that the fire incident took place due to some leakage in gas pipelines nearby the area.
They also blamed the police administration and fire services for being late and unprofessional in their approach to tackling down the situation.
“We had not received any positive response from the fire services, only two fire tenders reached the spot but failed to bring down the situation under control. People in the area were trying their level best to get hold of the situation,” said one of the local people.