Srinagar: Two firemen and a civilian were injured while dousing off flames at Watal Kadal area of Srinagar in central Kashmir, officials said on Sunday.
They said the fire erupted in a residential house at the Watal Kadal and soon men from Fire and Emergency Services (F&ES) reached the spot and started to extinguish the blaze.
In the process, they said, three persons including Shabir Ahmad (civilian) and two F&ES men –Firdous Ahmad from Sopore and Bashir Ahmad from Tral were injured. The trio was later shifted to SMHS hospital for treatment.
Sources said that the process to douse off the flames was going on and reported two other residential houses also suffered damage in the fire.
Earlier in the morning, two houses suffered damage after fire broke out in at Kani Mazar area of Nawa Kadal. (GNS)