Property worth lakhs damaged
Srinagar, Apr 07: At least half a dozen residential houses and a godown was Saturday gutted in a massive blaze that broke out in Maharaja Bazar area of Old city here.
Officials said that the fire broke out from a house in this morning which later spread to other five adjacent residential houses and a godown.
Reports said that seven to eight fire tenders were pressed into the service immediately to douse the flames.
They added that the property worth lakhs got damaged in the fire incident.
The cause of the fire is being ascertained, officials said.
Meanwhile, the fire affected families appealed the state administration to provide immediate relief to them. (KNS)