Around 15 shops were gutted in a major fire outbreak in the busy S.M. Street, popularly known as Mithai Theruvu, in Kozhikode around 11.30 a.m.
The fire reportedly broke out in textile shop and spread to neighbouring outlets in the thickly-packed street which is estimated to have around 1,000 shops.
Seven units of fire tenders rushed to the street, which had witnessed similar fire outbreaks several times over the past few years.
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