Fire breaks in Uri market, nine injured
Jammu & Kashmir

Fire breaks in Uri market, nine injured

Baramulla, Sep 16 : Atleast nine people suffered burn injuries when fire broke out in border town of Uri district in north Kashmir on Sunday, official sources said.

"Fire broke out in a Uri market on Sunday morning. Fire tenders from different parts of the town were called to control the leaping flames which were clearly visible from a distance,'' they said."During the fire-fighting nine people received burn injuries," they added.

Three shops and a residential quarter were damaged in the fire. The cause of the fire is still unknown. (UNI)