SRINAGAR: Police have rebutted the allegations that a teargas shell was the cause of fire in Anantnag market.
A statement issued by police here that the cause of fire is under investigation.
“The incident of tear shell was in the afternoon and the fire incident happened in the evening,” the statement said.
“The police along with the civil administration and fire service tried best to control the fire amidst stone pelting by some miscreants. We urge the traders and public to cooperate and should they have any grievances we will try and resolve it.”