Major fire in Yakkala results in disruption to traffic

A major fire erupted in Yakkala this afternoon resulting in the disruption to traffic along the Kandy-Colombo main road.

The fire destroyed a store in Yakkala along the Kandy-Colombo main road.

It was believed that an electrical short circuit may have caused the fire.

The fire brigade and area residents assisted to bring the fire under control. (Colombo Gazette)