MNDF Fire and Rescue Service fights fire burning in a house in Mahchangolhi

Updated: 12-01-2022, 22:15

MNDF Fire and Rescue Service has fought a fire burning on the fourth floor of “Shadowy” house located in Mahchangolhi.

A loose connection of the gas cylinder pipe to the stove was identified to be the cause of fire. Leakage of gas from the tip of the pipe ignited flames, damaging the stove beyond repair and the cabinet it was placed on.

Firefighters of FRS were dispatched immediately following the report received at FRS around 19:54hrs. While the burning fire was brought under control when the firefighters arrived at the scene, these firefighters aided in completely extinguishing the fire.