Srinagar, January 23 (KMW): Panic gripped Jawahar Nagar locality in Srinagar city late last night after a fire broke out in Yateem Foundation, â€˜Baitul Hilalâ€™ building. Local sources said that it took longer for fire tenders to douse the flames but not before three building including the Yateem Foundation was damaged.
Sources said that the fire broke out from the upper side of the Baitul Hilal building belonged to Yateem Foundation. However, the students were evacuated safely. In the incident, two nearby residential houses also got damaged.
Sources said that the cause of the fire was being ascertained.