CHENNAI: About 25 huts were destroyed in a fire on Satyamurthi Nagar First Street at Vyasarpadi in the early hours on Wednesday. However, there was no casualty.
Fire and rescue service personnel said that called at 4.45 a.m., fire tenders from Kilpauk, Egmore and other stations were pressed into service. The cause of the fire was under investigation.
The fire personnel claimed to have saved goods worth about Rs. one lakh.
Police have registered a case and are investigating.