Srinagar: Property worth lakhs of rupees was damaged in separate fire incidents in Kashmir, police said Saturday.
Fire broke out in the residential house of Imtiyaz Ahmad Bhat at Dangerpora, Anantnag in south Kashmir, a police spokesman said. However, before the fire tenders could reach the spot the fire engulfed three adjacent houses, he said.
The shops of Sajad Ahmad and Aijaz Ahmad Dar were gutted completely in a fire incident at Sholipora.
In another incident, fire damaged a house at Gopalpora Tengpora in Anantnag while a shop was partially gutted at Nadihal in Bandipora.
Cause of fire in all these fire incidents was being ascertained, the spokesman said .