At least 28 shops were gutted in a massive blaze at a market in Baba Reshi area of Gulmarg in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district on the intervening night of Saturday and Sunday. Official sources informed that the fire broke out from one of the shops at around 1:10 am and soon engulfed other shops in the market.
According to reports, soon after the information of mishap, fire tenders and police reached the spot to douse off the flames.
But before the fire tenders could bring the blaze under control at least 28 shops were gutted while as the cause of fire is being ascertained, they added.
The cause of the fire is not known yet.