SOPORE: A government-owned apple squash factory was gutted in a fire incident at Jagir Ghat area of Sopore in Baramulla district on Tuesday night.
Reports said the factory located at Jagir Mazbug caught fire due to unknown reasons and suffered major damage. Sources said the short circuit could be a possible reason for the inferno.
Locals said fire tenders reached the spot immediately and controlled the flames. No loss of life was reported in the incident. Police have registered a case and have started the investigation.