Fire guts part of Croal Street building
Quick action by firemen last night averted what could have been a major disaster at the Jainarine Singh Building on Croal Street which houses several magistrates’ courts, lawyers’ offices and other legal affairs business places.
A senior fire official on the ground told Stabroek News that the first report of a fire came in at 10.31 pm and the response was immediate.
He said that the fire started in the bottom front flat of the three storey building. At the moment it is unclear what started the blaze, the official said, noting that “we are still in the fire-fighting mode to ensure that …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.