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Sonada Station fire

The station building was gutted by fire on 22 October 2012

The fire originated in the station master’s room in the morning and spread rapidly leading
to a major portion of the railway station to collapse, police sources said.

A couple of houses adjacent to the station also collapsed.
Five fire tenders were sent to the station.

Text and pictures from PTI (Business Standard, Oct 23, 2012) Govind Krishan

The following pictures by Barbara Shooter