|Leader of the People’s National Congress Reform (PNCR), Robert Corbin, says that the National Cultural Centre (NCC) is a national monument from the Forbes Burnham era,Shoes Nz Sale, and it is a pity that someone would want to destroy that building.Corbin was responding to the attempted arson on Monday evening at NCC.He also emphasised that he hoped it was not the case of the, “Reichstag Fire of 1933 in Germany.”That fire was allegedly orchestrated by Adolph Hitler on the Reichstag building which housed the German Parliament. Corbin added that the National Cultural Centre is key to the development of culture in Guyana.According to reports,Maillot Coupe Du Monde 2018 2 Etoiles, smoke was seen emanating from the roof of the building at around 21:30 hours on Monday, and security quickly informed the Guyana Fire Service, which responded within minutes.While trying to get the fire under control, firemen found a device suspected to be an incendiary device, comprising four cylinders wrapped with tape. It was in a black plastic bag in a corner of the stage.One security guard told this newspaper that the place was not broken into, and that it appeared that someone secured himself in the building before it was closed.According to the guard, another guard saw two men exiting the back door on the bottom floor. He added that,Nike Air Max Suomi, from all appearances, the fire started at the stage.A fireman said it appears that someone lit the curtain from the bottom floor, and the fire spread to the upper floors.One of the organisers of A Tribute to Mothers,Cheap Jerseys Wholesale, Winfield James, said that it would have been a terrible damage to Carifesta if the place had gone up in flames.He noted that the damage was limited to the curtain on the second and third floors and part of the stage.According to him,Fc Bayern Trikot 18/19, under the stage there is a lot of padding, and the fire tenders needed to get under the stage to get to the padding.James said that it is fortunate that the fire was doused before very severe damage could have been caused.Simone Dowding, a performer, noted between sobs that just last night (Sunday night) she was performing on the Cultural Centre stage.Firemen were seen ripping out the boards of the stage to get to the padding. Smoke was also emanating from under the stage. The entire building was shrouded in thick smoke.Culture Minister Dr Frank Anthony had said that the apparent arson attempt at NCC will not stop Carifesta X that is scheduled to be held in August.According to the minister,Scarpe Adidas Scontate Online, he does not want to speculate, and he urged Guyanese to adopt a positive frame of mind. The minister also said that he does not know if the fire was the work of arsonists.NCC is one of the 25 sites in Georgetown slated to host key events for Carifesta X.