15 houses ravaged in fire in J&K’s Kishtwar

28 October, 2022 | Riya Girdhar

15 houses ravaged in fire in JKs Kishtwar Top News

Officials said on Friday that a massive fire in Jammu and Kashmir's Kishtwar district destroyed fifteen houses.

According to them, no one was injured in the fire that broke out in the Chag-Gandhari area of Paddar tehsil on the intervening night of Thursday and Friday.

The army and police, along with locals, launched an operation to put out the fire. By the time the fire was put out, 15 residential structures had been destroyed and 23 families had been displaced, according to Kishtwar Deputy Commissioner Devansh Yadav.

The officer stated that relief materials are being sent to the affected people.