It is reported that the fire started on 07:00 p.m. local time.
The civilians tried to put out the fire as best as they could while waiting for the firefighters to arrive.
Head of Inhil Fire Department, Sirajuddin said that they had dispatched 3 units of fire trucks to the location.
“There were 3 units of fire trucks that we dispatched, one of them has gone back to Tembilahan, two others are still at the location for the cooling process. We still do not know how many kiosks that are burnt,” he said.