SHOPIAN: Mysterious fire broke out in Shopian’s muncipal committee office late Monday evening.
Witnesses residing besides the building told Kashmir Reader that around 7:45 pm, the flames appeared in the municipal building. There was no officer present in the office, they said.
A local resident said the gates of the muncipal committee compound and town hall of Shopian were closed forcing the fire fighters to jump over the walls.
A senior police officer told Kashmir Reader that the fire was controlled and they were ascertaining whether the records are safe or not.