Phalebash (Parbat), Aug 8: At least four passenger buses stationed at a bus park near Shivalaya intersection of Kushma Bazaar were allegedly set ablaze by suspected street children last night.
The fire started from a bus with registration no Ga 1 Kha 4936 and spread to two other buses, Na 4 Kha 9037 and Ra Gha 1 Kha 539, inflicting losses counted at millions, District Police Office (DPO), Parbat said.
The fire was put out with help of fire engines, 30 police officials and the locals. Investigation into the incident has suggested that street children may have been responsible for the fire, said Inspector, Deepak Patali, of DPO, Parbat. The police are searching for the children. RSS