Panchayat Ghar damaged in fire
A Panchayat Ghar was damaged in a fire in Central Kashmir`s Ganderbal district, police said.
Srinagar: A Panchayat Ghar was damaged in a fire in Central Kashmir`s Ganderbal district, police said on Sunday.
Fire broke out in the Panchayat Ghar in Tulmulla village in Ganderbal, 27 kms from here, at around 11:30 pm last night, police said.
The fire destroyed the ceiling of the building but the blaze was controlled by the firefighters, they said.
The cause of the fire is being ascertained, they said, adding police has registered a case.
However, sources said the incident seems to be a "handiwork of miscreants".
"The door of the building was broken open and it seems some miscreants set the building on fire deliberately," the sources said.