Fire breaks out at Jorhat Baruah Chariali
A massive fire broke out in a gas pipeline of Assam Gas Co. Limited in Jorhat town’s Baruah Chariali area on Sunday evening. According to reports, the flame rose up to about 20 feet.
Fire-fighters were informed immediately after the incident and the firemen brought the fire under control after one and half-hour.
However, the reason behind the incident is yet to be ascertained. Locals suspected that leakage of gas from the pipe may have caused the fire.
Meanwhile, panic prevailed among the residents of the area.