A shed near the Borim panchayat was set ablaze by miscreants on Sunday night.
According to reports, the panchayat had been collecting garbage near a sports ground on the Khajorda Borim hilltop and garbage was also deposited outside the shed.
This shed was set ablaze on Sunday night. A fire tender from the Ponda Fire Services went to the site and extinguished the fire.
According to fire service sources, the loss to property is estimated at Rs 50,000 while the fire services succeeded in saving property worth Rs 1.5 lakh.
A similar incident had occurred two months ago wherein some unidentified persons had set fire to the garbage collection shed.