BIRATNAGAR: Fire gutted property including two houses and 20 goats belonging to Gobardhan Limbu when fire sparked from the Ranke Danda Community Forest in northern VDC Tanki- 5 in Morang district.
Loss of more than Rs. 600,000 was incurred from the fire, said the District Police Office, Morang.
The fire was controlled by Temporary Police Post, Tanki, and local people by creating a fire line.
Likewise, property worth more than Rs. 200,000 was gutted, when the house of Raju Chaudhary of Bayarban -6, Morang, caught fire last night, and was later controlled by locals and police.
All Food grains, clothes and utensils were completely gutted. Similarly, property worth Rs. 700,000 was gutted when cattle died and food grains were gutted in the two -story shed of Chandra Bahadur Karki of Itahara -2 Devisthan last night.