Fiji Time: 1:41 PM on Saturday 16 December

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / News

Fire destroys two shops

By Avinesh Gopal
Thursday, February 13, 2014

Update: 11:35AM POLICE and the National Fire Authority are trying to ascertain the cause of a fire that destroyed two shops in Rakiraki early this morning.

Police and firefighters are at the scene in Rakiraki Town as smoke is still coming out of one of the shops.

A police officer said the fire started from the Vinod Patel hardware shop and spread to the adjacent Meenoos shop at about 1:30am.

Fire trucks from Lautoka, Ba, Rakiraki and two companies were sent to the scene but the two shops were destroyed.

 








Fiji Times Front Page Thumbnail

Kaila Front Page ThumbnailFiji Times & Kaila Frontpage PDF Downloads

Use the free Acrobat Reader to view.

Westpac
Code Inward TTs Outward TTs
CAD 0.62560.6066
JPY 55.611352.6113
GBP 0.36370.3557
EUR 0.41590.4039
NZD 0.70740.6744
AUD 0.64210.6171
USD 0.49240.4754

from

$0.00

Exchange Rate updated on 15th, December, 2017

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. Ravai tells all
  2. Autopsy details withheld
  3. Call to reunite
  4. Traffic flow improved
  5. New rapid response boat boost
  6. Police question house fire survivor
  7. Villagers feel slug ban pinch
  8. FLOTSAM AND JETSAM
  9. A mother's love
  10. The spirit of Christmas

Top Stories this Week

  1. 'Daylight robbery' Wednesday (13 Dec)
  2. Joy turns into sorrow Friday (15 Dec)
  3. Shattered Tuesday (12 Dec)
  4. Cheika rates Fiji Wednesday (13 Dec)
  5. Qiliho calls to regulate cyber space Sunday (10 Dec)
  6. SOCIAL MEDIA Alleged racist comments inquiry Monday (11 Dec)
  7. Tabuya denial Tuesday (12 Dec)
  8. Kalouniwai: Fiji soldiers not affected Wednesday (13 Dec)
  9. 'Happy' with results Thursday (14 Dec)
  10. Year 13 results out tomorrow Tuesday (12 Dec)