Fire guts property over Rs 1 million

Itahari, Jan 1: Property worth over one million rupees was gutted in fire at Chhitaha VDC-4 in Sunsari district Thursday night.

According to the District Police Office, Sunsari, the property was gutted after two houses belonging to Bindeshwori Mehata and Basudev Mehata caught fire. The fire was started from the house of Bindeshwori.

Investigation into the incident was underway. Locals and police doused the fire.