Giridih: A major fire broke out in the adjoining areas of Bhandaridih and Alkapuri following which a total of 50 shops and homes were damaged into fire today. After receiving information about the incident a team of the fire brigade reached on the spot and it took the fire tenders almost an hour to douse the flames.
However, no loss was caused to any life in the incident. Locals said that in the incident about 50 homes and shops were damaged and an ATM of the SBI was also damaged in the incident. The people have demanded compensation for the loss caused due to the incident.