Jammu, August 2: Last night, in an unfortunate event, medicines worth lakhs were destroyed when fire broke out inside the drug store of Government Medical College and Hospital here.
A police spokesperson told the present mediapersons, ”A fire broke out late last night inside the Drug Store of Government Medical College and Hospital in Bakshi Nagar area.”
He added, “The fire consumed medicines worth Lakhs even as fire tenders tried to fight the large fire.”
The fire destroyed electronic gadgets and other items besides medicines.
”The matter is being investigated and the reason behind the fire is yet to be ascertained,” said the spokesperson.