Badakhshan social affairs office burnt to ashes
FAIZABAD (Pajhwok): A huge fire apparently caused by short circuit burnt six rooms, its entire furniture and vital documents of Labour, Social Affairs, Martyrs and Disabled (LSAMD) department to ashes in northeastern Badakhshan province on Sunday, an official said.
The inferno took place at around 1:30pm in the 5th municipality district of Faizabad, the provincial capital, Mohammad Hassan, a financial officer of the department said.
An employee who tried to protect the documents wounded when broken glass of a window fell on him. He added important documents and furniture of the office was burnt to ashes.
According to Hassan, the fire was apparently sparked by short circuit.
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