Three houses gutted in overnight blaze in Baramulla

Srinagar, December 04 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, at least three residential houses were gutted in a major fire incident at north Kashmir’s Baramulla district.

The fire broke out in one the structures at Hillan Hakhapathri village in Boniyar area of the district on the intervening night of Friday and Saturday and soon spread to two other adjacent houses.

Despite hectic efforts by the locals and police, three structures were reduced to ashes. The affected families include that of three brothers namely Laldin Khatana, Mehraj Din Khatana and Mohammad Yaqoob Khatana.

Local residents said that despite informed on time, the Fire and Emergency tenders could not reach the site due to dilapidated road conditions in the area.