A fire broke out in Wakching town, Mon region on Sunday, totally flattening three houses and harming five different houses. No losses were accounted for.
The occurrence happened at around 10:30 am when the vast majority of the townspeople were going to the Sunday church gathering.
According to ground reports, property worth Rs 30 lakh, including money adding up to Rs 3 lakh were destroyed.
The fire was allegedly soaked by the townspeople.
The electrical short out was suspected to have caused the fire.