Six shops gutted in Uri

Six shops gutted in Uri

Baramulla: Six shops were gutted in border town Uri on Thursday morning.
Official sources said that fire broke out in Machikrand market of Uri, some five kilometres from Uri town in wee hours on Thursday. Six shops and a store were completely gutted in the incident and goods worth crores of rupees turned into ashes.
Fire tenders from Uri and Baramulla reached the spot to douse the flames.
The affected shopkeepers have been identified as Mohammad Yaqoob Janjoowa, Mohammad Nadeem Janjoowa, Naseer Ahmad Janjoowa and Fareed Ahmad Janjoowa all the residents of Machikrand Uri.