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Massive blaze damages 5 houses in Chattabal

Srinagar, Oct 26: At least five residential houses were Friday gutted due to a massive blaze that engulfed in Chattabal area of Srinagar.

The Fire and Emergency Services (F&ES) pressed its men and machinery soon after they received information about the fire in the area.

Locals said that the blaze broke out in a residential house, which spread to other houses and engulfed at last five residential houses.

Officials said that the F&ES men doused the fire immediately and saved rest of the residential houses there, adding that “we are assessing the damage while as the cause of fire is being ascertained.”