The fire occurred in the central market of Jalal-Abad city, the Ministry of Emergency Situations reported. According to preliminary data, the fire started at night (at about 1.50) in the food market.
The fire area reached 1,000 square meters.
As the Ministry of Emergency Situations said, a fire safety raid took place in the market a few days ago.
Last night, the third since the beginning of the year fire hit Osh market in Bishkek.