Mangalore : Fire in the first floor of the KMC Hospital building in the early hours of January 5, Saturday, caused some anxious moments. The fire destroyed several machinery and documents at the Micro Biology Lab of the Hospital.
A short circuit in the air conditioner is said to be the cause of the fire. The fire tenders which rushed to the occasion brought the fire under control. A case has been registered. The loss is yet to be ascertained.