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Assam Rifles assists in averting fire at Noklak

Assam Rifles assists in averting fire at Noklak

Kohima, February 07 (NEx): The Shamatore Battalion of Assam Rifles under the aegis of HQ IGAR (North) helps in controlling a major fire breakout at High School sector of Noklak Town on February 06, 2021, informed PRO, HQ IGAR (N).

Troops of Assam Rifles from Noklak Post on receiving the info of fire breakout, immediately sprung into action along with local citizens and Noklak police to prevent the raging fire from spreading into built up area.

Large quantity of fire fighting equipments from the Post was utilised in dousing the fire and due to timely action, no injury or loss of life and property took place despite strong winds accelerating the fire, a press release from PRO informed.

Citizens and public organisations of Noklak wholeheartedly appreciated the efforts of Assam Rifles in the incident, it said.