Shop Explosion in Raipur; Loss of 2 Lakh Rupees Documented
- A plastic pipe outlet named Reliable plastics suffered a fire explosion.
- Materia loss of 2 lakh rupees noted.
- Fire extinguised in three hours.
Raipur: An explosion at a warehouse of a plastic pipe outlet in Raipur occurred on Monday night. The warehouse is reportedly located at the Raipur Railway station road.
As per sources, fire broke at around 9:15 pm, which was reported by the neighbouring shopkeepers. The shop named Reliable pipe is located on the first floor of the building and the warehouse on the second and third floor which was roofed by a tin shed..
According to officials from the fire department, it took nearly two to three hours to extinguish the fire. The electric supply of the area was suspended for few hours.
No appropriate cause of the fire has yet been discovered. Store officials reported a loss of stock costing more than 2 lakh rupees.