The fire, suspected to be caused by a short circuit, engulfed two electronics shops situated in the Saddar area of Karachi Wednesday. The fire brigade officials said that a fire erupted in two electronics shops situated on the ground floor of a private hotel near Regal Chowk in Karachi due to which all goods and items were burnt to ashes. According to fire fighters, short-circuit caused the fire. However, fire brigades controlled the fire soon.