A massive fire broke out at the Crime Investigation Department (CID) of Manipur Police, on the wee hours of August 1.
According to reports, the massive fire was reported at around 2 AM, and eight other tenders were used to control the fire. On receiving the information, fire tenders immediately rushed to the spot and doused the fire. However, the exact details are yet to be ascertained. But, it was suspected that the fire could have started from a short circuit.
Meanwhile, precautionary measures have been initiated at the Imphal West Police Station, Manipur Rifles, Imphal Secretariat and BSNL Office.
As per officials of the Manipur Fire Service, the fire was completely under control. While, documents, office materials stored at the CID office were gutted by the massive fire.