Three shops burnt down to ashes near Keventers in Darjeeling, reports state. No casualties were recorded in the incident.
According to sources, the fire broke out early on Sunday morning. The locals of the area noticed the fire and notified the fire department; following which six engines of the fire brigade came to combat the fire.
Keventers suffered no loss in the incident. The cause of the fire, however, has not been determined yet.
A police probe has been initiated in the case.