Unknown persons on Wednesday evening attempted to torch a school building in central Kashmir's Ganderbal district.
However, the timely action of the teacher on watch saved the school building.
Officials said that miscreants attempted to torch Boys Middle School Buserbug Ganderbal at 8.55 PM.
"The timely action of the teacher and night watchman doused the fire and saved the school building," said an official of the Directorate of School Education (DSEK).
He said that police was informed about the incident.