Property worth Rs 310,500 gutted in Bhaktapur fire

KATHMANDU: Property worth around Rs 310,500 was reduced to ashes when a fire broke out at the Atmagyan Prachar Sangh at Tarkhali in Dadhikot of Anantalingeshwor Municipality-10 of Bhaktapur on Wednesday.

Police said that Rs 60,000 in cash and other valuable goods were destroyed in the fire.

The reason behind the fire was cooking gas leakage.