Hajin: Two residential houses were gutted during Saturday night in Prang Village of Bandipora.
Locals said that fire broke out in the one storey residential house of Mohammad Ashraf Sheikh Son of Ghulam Mohammad and spread to the house of Mohd Shareef Rather son of Abdul Razak Rather resulting in partial damage to the houses.
Timely action by fire tenders and locals prevented the fire from spreading to other houses. No loss of life or injury was reported in the incident. The cause of the fire could not be ascertained immediately.