Dimapur, September 3: A major fire broke out in a saw mill at 7th Mile, Chumukedima, Dimapur Thursday morning which destroyed properties worth Rs 40 lakhs.
Immediately after receiving the information, Fire & Emergency Services mobilized a quick response team from Fire Station Chumukedima, Fire Station Dimapur (Central) and Fire Station Dimapur (West) was pressed into action. It took the fire team 5 hours to combat the fire at M/s Shikuto Sema Saw Mill, which was completely gutted.
However, due to timely response from Fire Team, the fire was prevented from spreading.
Cause of fire is unknown at the time of filing report.
The response team was led by Duty Commander, S.I Francis Sungsit, S.I Kenyuyhun Kent, S.I C. Pausung & S.I Thungathung Shitire. (Page News Service)