Two houses damaged, firefighter injured in IIOJK blaze

Srinagar, May 04 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, two houses suffered substantial damages while a firefighter was injured in a fire incident in Malaknag area of Islamabad on Wednesday.

Reports said that fire broke out from one residential house and in no time it started spreading to other houses.

They said that fire tenders, locals and police rushed to the spot and started dousing the fire and in the incident one firefighter received injuries.

An official identified the injured constable as Adil Nisar Khan, resident of Jammu posted at headquarters Sarnal, Islamabad, who was shifted to GMC, Islamabad, from where he was referred to Soura Institute of Medical Sciences.

In the incident two houses belonging to Masood Ahmad Sheikh and Fayaza Ahmad Sheikh suffered substantial damage.

The cause of the fire is said to be a short circuit and further investigation has been taken up.