Wednesday, February 21, 2024

Oil tanker catches fire in Ri Bhoi


Share post:


NONGPOH: One oil tanker (AS 01EC 4066) was partially damaged when the front cabin of the truck caught fire on Wednesday around 1 am.
The truck was en route to Shillong from Guwahati when it suddenly caught fire on reaching Mawdiangum village in Ri Bhoi.
Nongpoh Fire Service personnel rushed to the spot and managed to prevent the fire from spreading. A fire service spokesman informed that the exact cause of the fire is yet to be ascertained as the driver and the handyman were not present when the incident took place.
Nongpoh Police have launched an investigation into the matter.


Related articles

Free medical camps by BSF benefit locals

SHILLONG, Feb 20: The ‘Seema Praharis’ of BSF Meghalaya, as part of their continuous efforts to safeguard the...

AHAM broaches issue of Adokgre’s C&RD Block

Tura, Feb 20: The Achik Holistic Awakening Movement (AHAM), Adokgre region unit in North Garo Hills (NGH) has...

VPP — Where is the party heading?

Editor, The ongoing Assembly session and issues of the recent past, have now warranted to try and question the...

Bob’s Banter

By Robert Clements Just Plain Coffee Thoughts..! Was wondering whether to write on politics or plain humour, when I found...