Srinagar/UNI: Property worth lakhs of rupees has been damaged in a fire incident in the downtown here on Wednesday, official sources said.
They said fire broke out in a house at Sazgaripora in the downtown today. However, before the fire tenders could reach the spot, fire spread to adjacent houses, they said.
An official of the Fire and Emergency department said fire tenders were rushed from different parts of the city to Sazgaripora to control the fire.
The official stated the initial report said three houses were damaged in the fire.
However, there was no report of any loss of life or injury in the incident.
The cause of fire was being ascertained, he said.
Meanwhile, police have registered a case and initiated proceedings.