Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Dhenkanal, Mar 27:

At least 20 houses were reduced to ashes with loss of lakhs of rupees in a fire mishap this morning at Surathnal village under Parajanga police limits in Dhenkanal district of Odisha.

Fire tenders rushed to the spot and doused the fire before further damage.

Short-circuit is ascertained to be cause of the fire.

No causalities have been reported so far in the fire mishap.