At least five thatched huts were gutted in a fire on late Saturday evening in Shivamogga, Karnataka.
The incident took place in Mattodi village in the state.
The police rushed to the spot. The locals were also present at the site of the incident.
There have been no reports of any injury yet. The police is yet to ascertain the reason of the fire.
This is a developing story. More details are awaited.