Fire at Kumaripati garment shop destroys property of Rs 1.5 mln

KATHMANDU: Property worth Rs 1.5 million was destroyed when a garment store at the UFO Minimarket in Kumaripati, Lalitpur Submetropolitan City-5 caught fire today.

The ladies' changing room of Mega Store had caught the fire, reportedly due to an electronic short circuit, police said.

A fire brigade, police and locals had contained the fire.