Secondary school burns down in Hajigabul - UPDATED-PHOTOSESSION

Secondary school burns down in Hajigabul -  <font color=red>UPDATED-PHOTOSESSION </font>
# 17 December 2008 11:16 (UTC +04:00)
APA’s local bureau reports that 16-room school building burnt down. The fire covered approximately 600 sq m. Deputy chief of Hajigabul Fire Fighting Service of the Ministry of Emergency Situations Huseynaga Mammadov told APA’s correspondent that the fire fighters arrived at the site after the fire intensified, because the report about the fire had been received an hour later. The fire has been localized. Short circuit has supposedly caused the fire. Hajigabul Fire Fighting Service is investigating the fact.
Director of Hajigabul region education department Shukur Mammadov told APA’s correspondent at the site that 596 pupils were studying at school. Urgent measures are being taken to settle the pupils in three buildings. As from tomorrow, all the pupils of the school will continue studying in three 12-room buildings.