House gutted by fire on New Year’s eve

DIKCHU, 02 JAN: A wooden house belonging to Purna Nanda Regmi of Tsalamthang village under Chandey ward of SimikLingzey GPU was gutted by a fire on the night of 31 Dec 2018. The belongings of the house worth around Rs. 5 lakh were all burnt to ashes as there was no one in the house at the time of the incident. The incident came to light only in the morning of 01 Jan 2019.

The owner of the house alleged that some miscreants had set the house on fire. An FIR has been lodged at Makha police out post where the case is under investigation.