Rehan Qayoom Mir
Srinagar, Aug 24: A shopping complex located, near Nayak Bagh, Nowgam Srinagar was gutted in an overnight blaze here, officials said on Thursday.
An official said that a fire broke out in an intervening night of Wednesday-Thursday from a double-storey shopping complex, which houses 7 hardware shops.
The fire has caused extensive damage to all the hardware shops, the official said, adding that the timely response of fire-fighters thwarted a major tragedy and prevented the fire from spreading to nearby structures.
Meanwhile, the official said that the cause of fire is being ascertained.