9 Shops gutted in Poonch

Nine shops were gutted in an overnight blaze in a market in Mandi area of the Poonch district, reports and officials said on Saturday.The locals also held protests against Fire and Emergency Services for allegedly reaching late.   
Reports reaching  said that fire breakout at market in Bus Stand, Loran, in Mandi, at about 0445 hours.By the time Fire and Emergency Services department reached the spot, nine shops were gutted, they said. 
The locals also staged protest, accusing the Fire and Emergency department of being “very late”. They even refused to take their help, saying the fire was brought under control with the help of police and army.   
SHO Loran Vaid Parkash confirmed the fire incident and told  that an FIR has been lodged and further investigations going.

Editor JK News Updates

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Next Post

India records 60,753 new COVID cases, 1,647 deaths; active cases lowest in 74 days

Sat Jun 19 , 2021
India recorded 60,753 new cases of the novel coronavirus, along with 1,647 deaths due to the infection in the past 24 hours. According to the data shared by the Union Health Ministry on Saturday, the country saw a total of 97,743 discharges in the last 24 hours, taking the total […]
%d bloggers like this: