Day after Sector 53 market fire: Provide us concrete booths, shop owners request Chandigarh civic body


After shedding their stores as well as the things saved inside to the enormous fire at Market 53 furnishings market in Chandigarh on Wednesday, proprietors of the furnishings stores have actually interested the neighborhood management to supply them with concrete cubicles.

Narendra Kumar, a shopkeeper stated, “We have actually asked for irreversible as well as concrete cubicles for ourselves, however the
management has actually not yet chosen. Each year there are fire cases as well as given that there isn’t a long-term structure, the fire spreads out rapidly as well as creates a large loss.”

” In 2020, a fire occurrence happened in which we had a loss of Rs 10 lakh as well as this year we have actually endured a Rs 15 lakh loss. To restore the store as well as for production, we took a finance as well as this year the exact same occurrence taken place. We prompt the management to supply a refuge as well as the sources to fix this type of occurrence,” Umang, an additional furnishings store proprietor, stated.

The Chandigarh fire division is yet to identify the specific factor behind the fire that burst out at the Market 53 furnishings market on Wednesday.

A 3rd furnishings store proprietor stated, “I ran out community when the occurrence took place. I have insurance policy of Rs 23 lakh. In my lack, my employees attempted to get the items amidst the fire however stopped working. I withstood a loss of Rs 27 lakh.”

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Sanjeev, main holder of the furnishings market well-being organization stated, “Each year fire cases are reported as well as we deal with big losses– this moment damages deserves Rs 40 lakh … we are incapable to ask for the insurance claim given that we have actually not guaranteed the stores.”

A total amount of 12 stores as well as one tea store were gutted in the fire. Around 9 fire tenders from Chandigarh as well as 2 from Mohali had actually been contacted us to snuff the fires.





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