[meghalaya] - Miscreants torch FCI godown in Shillong; trucks bear brunt of inferno

  |   Meghalayanews

At least three trucks were damaged after unidentified miscreants set on fire some trucks parked near the FCI godown at Mawroh in the Meghalaya capital town of Shillong in the intervening night of Sunday and Monday.

While one truck got damaged completely, two others got partially damaged due to the fire incident.

The food grain-laden trucks were to unload PDS rice at the FCI godown of Mawlaion Monday.

East Khasi Hills Superintendent of Police Claudia Lyngwa said that the police intervened right on time to douse the fire with help from fire tenders.

“The fire could have spread to more areas and residential buildings in the area. The miscreants might have taken advantage of the load shedding and set on fire the trucks,” the SP said....

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