A massive fire engulfed a wine shop in Lonavala during the wee hours of Monday.
The wine shop, located near Kumar Resorts, was engulfed in flames around midnight. The raging fire soon spread over to the next shop, which housed an ATM machine.
Within minutes, both the ATM and the wine shop were completely gutted by the blaze.
Four fire tenders and two water tankers were rushed to the spot. It took the fire department 2 hours to completely douse the fire.
According to preliminary information from the local police, the fire was a result of a short circuit.
No casualties were reported due to the incident, but both the wine shop and ATM have been completely destroyed by the fire, said an official.
One of the locals said that the wine shop was very popular in the area and housed stock worth lakhs at any given point in time.
Further details are awaited.
Note: The report was added immediately after the incident. It will be updated as and when more information becomes available.
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