Fire destroys property worth over Rs 400,000

Birgunj, Jan 21: Property worth over 400,000 rupees was destroyed by fire at Pokhariya Municipality in Parsa district last night, police said.

The fire gutted goods at the cosmetic shop of Manu Patel and a betel shop of Manish Patel at the same place.The fire was put off through joint efforts of police and locals. The cause behind the fire is yet to be confirmed.