7 houses gutted in fire, 155 live stock perished in Banihal
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Last Updated: Friday, May 10, 2013, 22:56
  
Jammu: Seven houses were gutted and 155 live stock perished in a major fire in Banihal belt of Ramban district, police said on Friday.

Fire broke out in a house in Kawna hamlet in Khari area of Banihal belt of Ramban at the middle of the night and spread to others houses, a senior Police officer told PTI.

Army unit and locals helped douse the fire but till then 7 houses were gutted and 155 live stocks including 80 sheep, 41 goats besides cows, buffalo's perished, he said.

There was, however, no loss of human lives, he said.

PTI


First Published: Friday, May 10, 2013, 22:56


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