Rs. 10mn loss in fire at warehouse of BIA duty-free shop

Wednesday, 09 May 2018 - 13:10

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Police say that initial estimates show that the electronic appliance worth around Rs. 10 million were destroyed in the fire that broke out in a warehouse facility of a duty-free shop at the Bandaranaike International Airport.
 
The fire broke out at around 4 am today (May 09).
 
The fire brigade units of the airport and Air Force were called in to douse the blaze.
 
The reason for the fire is yet to be determined.