Five residential houses gutted in Bandipora blaze

BANDIPORA — At least five residential houses were gutted in an overnight blaze in Grat-Nallah village of Tulail valley in North Kashmir’s Bandipora district.

Five houses were gutted in massive fire in Grat-Nallah village of Tulail valley of Bandipora district late last night. The fire erupted from one of the residential houses and engulfed the surrounding houses within no time, news agency KNO quoted Sub-Divisional Magistrate Gurez, Mudasir Ahmad as saying.

There was no loss of human life in the incident, he said.

The cause of the fire is yet to be ascertained, he said.