A terrible fire broke out in the Shillong Bar Association building located behind the East Khasi Hills district office on Saturday night. According to fire department sources, the fire department was notified at 10:15 after the fire was noticed that night. The fire was brought under control after several hours of efforts by the firemen. However, the cause of the fire is yet to be ascertained. Meanwhile, Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma visited the spot and said that the fire was believed to be due to an electrical problem May stick. But they still could not determine the exact cause. There were no casualties, but there was significant damage to infrastructure and important documents.