4 houses gutted in massive fire in old town Baramulla


Arshad Farooq

Baramulla, Mar 29: four houses were engulfed in flame in north Kashmir’s Baramulla old town on late Wednesday evening .
According to reports the fire erupted at Khawaja Sahib area in Old Town in the Kakroo Manzil later engulfed other 3 houses.
Fire tenders were pressed into service to douse the fire which was brought under control with help of locals however, details of the property loss is yet to be confirmed.
The cause of the fire was yet to be ascertained officials said.
It is pertinent to mention here that non locals were currently residing in the Kakroo Manzil of Late Bahu Din Kakroo which was completely gutted in the fire mishap.
Meanwhile during the visit of Deputy Commissioner ensure for proper and timely compensation to these fire victims whose property damaged in the said fire in incident .
Deputy Commissioner Nasir Ahmad Naqash directed to concerned officers to submit report within two days.