fire, banes

Madrid Spain.- A fire that occurred at dawn this Wednesday in the Banes municipality, Holguín province, left at least five homes and two facilities affected. A total of 16 people resided in the five damaged houses.

The incident occurred in the central General Marrero street, in front of the Bani hotel and near the Indo-Cuban Bani museum and a store in MLC.

According to the information, no human damage was reported.

radio banes, announcing the news through Facebook, he indicated that the fire had been controlled.

“According to the journalist Carlos García Matos from the scene of the events, the rapid actions of our Fire Forces, as well as other organizations and the people of Banense, allow the fire that occurred after midnight on General Marrero Street in the city of Banes is practically under control”, said the also journalist from radio banes, Lilian Fairs.

Ernesto Santiesteban Velázquez, member of the Central Committee and first secretary of the Party in the province of Holguín, and Julio César Estupiñán Rodríguez, provincial governor, traveled to the scene of the event.

Although the Cuban authorities pointed out that so far the cause of the fire is unknown, the account @TwitterHolguin He indicated that it was presumably due to the fact that “due to a blackout, a post caught fire.”

Recent fires in Cuba

In recent months, the number of fires reported throughout the island has increased.

On May 28, a large fire was recorded in a warehouse of the chosen V-10-5 of the Pinar del Río Tobacco Collection and Processing Company. The fire, which started around 6:00 in the afternoon, spread to another adjoining tobacco house, belonging to producers of the CCS Carlos Hidalgo, in which there were more than 4,000 cujes of sun tobacco.

On the 19th of the same month, a fire occurred in the building known as “VIVAC”, in Santiago de Cuba, where the Historical Archive of the City had been located since July 1999.

On the 15th, a similar incident occurred on Industria Street, between Concordia and Neptuno, in the Centro Habana municipality of the capital.

Only 4 days before, a grocery store at the Guaicanamar Convention Center, located in the Regla de La Habana municipality, caught fire.

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