Sambalpur, Dec 19 (Local Wire): A major fire in Board of Secondary Education (BSE) office here in the city destroyed many important files, documents and records of students, said police.
Two vehicles of employees of the office were gutted in the incident.
Around eight-ten persons barged into the office and denuded the furnitures and set to fire as to why the office was open, said an BSE official.
The incident occurred around 2 pm on Wednesday.
Fire personnel rushed to the spot and doused the flames.
Senior officials of district administration visited the spot.
Police have launched an investigation into the incident .