Eight rooms of 3 families gutted in Cuttack village
Cuttack: As many as eight rooms of three families were gutted in a massive fire that broke out at Nelia village in Salagaon panchayat under Tangi block of Cuttack district today.
While the members of the families managed to escape unhurt, properties worth lakh was gutted in the blaze.
According to sources, the inferno erupted from a house in the locality this afternoon and later it engulfed to nearby houses within a few minutes.
On being informed, fire tenders reached the village and doused the flames. However, the exact cause behind the fire is yet to be ascertained, sources added.