Major fire broke out in CRPF camp at Zainakote Srinagar


Srinagar, Jan 10(KNB): A major fire incident broke out inside a paramilitary CRPF camp at Zainakote area of Srinagar last night in which several structures were damaged.

As per the reports, a major fire broke out in the unit HQ campus of 44 Bn, CRPF located at Zainakote, Srinagar in the intervening night of 8 and 9 january.

While as, the fire was contained due to quick action of the fire fighting teams of Muzgund and Qamarwari.

Pertinently, the fire engulfed 02 semi-permanent structures, doused only after around two hours. A sizeable quantity of Govt as well as regimental stores and structures were also damaged.

As per the fire tender teams of Fire and Emergency Services department, the short circuit is suspected to be the likely cause of the fire.(KNB)

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