By: Pranab Kumar Das
Dirrang (Arunachal Pradesh), Jan 28 : More than 45 houses and shop have been gutted in an inferno at Dirang in West Kameng district of Arunachal Pradesh , Indo-Tibetan Border police( ITBP) and Sashatra Seema Bal (SSB) personnel’s rescued several people from the area ,sources said .
The devastating fire spread on both sides of the road which is very narrow ,damaging several shops houses within a span of an hour , officials said .
The cause of the fire is yet to be ascertained .But no casualties have been reported ,so far.
The ITBP officials rescued 100 civilians from the site and helped douse the flames . Due to timely action , The district administration also able to save property worth few lakhs .