SRINAGAR: Four residential houses were damaged in a fire incident in Batamaloo area of Srinagar on Saturday.
Fire broke out in the house of Ali Mohammad Shamji at Baran Pather, Batamaloo at around at 9:40 am due to short circuit. Adjacent houses caught fire in no time and four houses belonging to Mohammad Yousuf Haroon, Javid Ahmad Bakshi and Rouf Ahmad Khan were damaged.
Fire and Emergency Services rushed to the spot to douse the flames and stop it from spreading further in the congested neighborhood. There were no reports of any casualties.