A massive fire broke out in Tihu’s Sialmari, in the wee hours of Thursday. The fire gutted 10 commercial establishments damaging property worth lakhs.
The incident occurred at America Chowk.
Local residents attacked fire service vehicles alleging that they reached quite late at the spot. It took nine fire vans to douse the massive fire.
It was after the presence of the police that the situation came under control.
It may be noted that there were no casualties reported.