Srinagar: Panic gripped Jawahar Nagar locality in Srinagar city late last night after fire broke out in Yateem Foundation, ‘Baitul Hilal’ building. Local sources said that it took long for fire tenders to douse the flames but not before three building including the Yateem Foundation was damaged.
Sources said that the fire broke out from upper side of the Baitul Hilal building belonged to Yateem Foundation. However the students were evacuated safely. In the incident two nearby residential houses also got damaged.
Sources said that the cause of fire was being ascertained.