A fire broke out in a shop near D Mart in Shahanurmia Dargah area of Aurangabad city at 8:30 pm. Meanwhile, the extent of the fire increased gradually and 5 shops were gutted. The fire brigade was called immediately. But the fire was so fierce that as many as 6 fire engines and 2 private water tankers had to be called to douse the fire. Goods worth 8 lakhs have been damaged in the fire.