Car goes up in flames in Bharatpur

CHITWAN: A car parked in a house was gutted in a fire in Bharatpur Metropolitan City-12 of Chitwan district on Sunday night.

The private car (Ba 18 Cha 549) belonging to local Manoj Shrestha was completely destroyed when it caught fire at 12:45 pm last night, according to the District Police Office, Chitwan.

It has been learned that the car was parked in front of his house.

Police and local doused the fire with the help of fire engines.

Meanwhile, the investigation into the incident is underway, said police.