Technical section of Milli TV torched
JALALABAD (PAN): All equipment of Nangarhar’s Milli TV channel's technical section was burnt as a result of an electrical short circuit on Monday, an official said.
Radio-Television Authority (RTA) Director Zalmai confirmed the incident and said the fire erupted around 6.am in Jalalabad, the capital of the eastern province.
He added four expensive cameras were among the items damaged. Firefighters arrived in time and controlled the blaze.
Mohammad Arif, head of the firefighting department, said if they had not jerked into action immediately, the entire building could have been torched.
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