Two theatres were reduced to ashes in a devastating fire accident at Gajuwaka in Vizag city due to short circuit. A massive fire has erupted at Kanya and Sri Kanya theatres in Gajuwaka area of Visakhapatnam. It is understood that the short circuit in the cell tower on the top of these theatres is the reason for this fire accident. A huge smoke in black colour has engulfed the region. Fire department officers reached the spot and brought the flames under control with the help of eight fire engines.
The two movie theatres were totally damaged when all the screens, seats, projectors and A.Cs were gutted by the fire. Further, the theatre manager Ramarao said that the fire has started early in the morning and loss of property was estimated to be Rs.3 crore in Kanya and Srikanya theatres fire accident.