Mar 25, 2022

20 houses in Kajimawatte gutted by fire

Around 20 unauthorized homes built in the Kajimawatte area located in Thotalanga, have been gutted by a fire.

According to the Colombo Fire Brigade, around 40 firefighters were dispatched to douse the fire, which erupted at around 12:37am today (25).

The Fire Brigade had dispatched two fire trucks, four water browsers, and an ambulance to the location.

No casualties were reported and the fire had been doused at around 1:50 am.

Around 85 people had been residing in the houses destroyed by the fire, the Colombo Fire Brigade added.

Top