SRINAGAR: At least five residential houses were badly damaged in a fire incident in Chattabal locality of Srinagar Friday. Local residents said many families were rendered homeless in the blaze.
They said that fire broke out in a residential house, which spread to other houses and engulfed at last five residential houses. The Fire and Emergency Services (F&ES) pressed its men and machinery soon after they received information about the fire in the area.
The cause of the fire could not be ascertained.