Srinagar: One person died while a residential house was damaged in two separate fire incidents in the Valley on Sunday.
In a statement, a spokesman said that a fuel tanker caught fire at Harnagh on Srinagar-Jammu highway in Anantnag.
“In this incident, one unidentified person was charred to death beyond recognition inside the tanker,” the spokesman added.
The police spokesman further said that fire broke out in the joint residential house of Aziz Malik and Rustum Malik sons of Jamal Malik of Halmatpora, Kupwara, resulting in complete damage to the house.
However, no loss of life was reported in the incident.