ISLAMABAD: A second-floor office in the ministry of law building where important documents burnt to ashes as fire swept through on Tuesday in the early hours of the morning, according to police officials.

According to police officials, fire erupted at around 4:00 clock in the morning in the store room situated on second floor at the ministry of Law building due to short circuit which burnt the important documents to ashes.

Five vehicles Fire brigade rushed to the incident place after receiving a call and doused the fire.

However, it could not be asserted immediately which types of documents were burnt.