On 17 January 2020, at about 05 27, fire engines including 8 firefighting vehicles, 2 water bowsers and 1 administrative vehicle from the fire stations of the Yangon region were deployed to the fire occurred at the Khit San Thu tea shop (25’x50′) in Ahlone township, Yangon region. It was investigated that the fire was started from the failed motor of the fan box and the spark from the motor spread to the nearest bed. At 05 45, fire was successfully extinguished.

The fire destroyed the upper floor of the building and the owner of the shop was taken action opening the file (pa) 7/2021 according to the section no 285 of the Penal Code.