Meat shop catches fire in Lalitpur

KATHMANDU: Properties worth Rs 165,000 were destroyed when a meat shop in Nakkhu of Lalitpur caught fire on Tuesday afternoon.

The Variety Meat Shop operated by Madan Shahi at ground floor of his house had caught fire at around 4 pm yesterday due to gas leakage, police said.

According to police, chickens and other properties were destroyed in the fire.

The fire was later extinguished by fire engines, police and locals.

Source: THT