Saptari grocery shop catches fire

RAJBIRAJ: A midnight blaze at a grocery shop in Bodebarsayan VDC–7 of Saptari inflicted a loss of property worth around Rs 1 million, on Monday.

The fire broke out after the shop belonging to Ram Gulam Sah suffered an electric short circuit, informed the District Police Office.

DSP Dhan Bahadur Karki of the DPO said the fire was taken under control by police assisted by locals.