CFSL crew examines the furniture market the day after the fire.

Chandigarh police are investigating the fire that destroyed a furniture market . The CFSL team inspected the area and collected samples for use in a medical and scientific investigation .

Chandigarh, July 15, 2015: The Central Forensic Science Laboratory (CFSL) visited the location on Thursday, with the UT police probing the furniture market fire.The CFSL team inspected the area and collected samples for use in a medical and scientific investigation, which could also be of benefit to the police investigation.Because the statements of the shopkeepers and others could not be helpful in the police investigation, we called the CFSL team.In this fire case, their assessment is critical, and a police official told the media that we are hoping for concrete proof.

According to the MC, it is too early to say anything.The MC's firefighter and emergency services department is also preparing its report, which will address all aspects of the case and other important points.Since it was a major incident, we are getting all the details we need.We are not part of the police investigation, and our report will be separate.

A couple of fire tenders were stationed at the furniture store on Thursday evening as a precautionary measure and were later recalled.The Chandigarh Congress has offered compensation to the affected shopkeepers.