Over 100 houses gutted in fire in Meerut

WION Web Team Meerut, Uttar Pradesh, India Mar 26, 2018, 06.43 PM(IST)

Fire under control now, no casualties reported. Photograph: (ANI) Photograph:( WION Web Team )

Over 100 houses and shops were gutted in a fire which broke out in Meerut's Ashiana colony's slum area on Monday.

Many civilians were rescued by volunteers from the blazing fire, which has now been completely doused.