Fire guts five shops in north Kashmir's Sopore

Five shops were gutted after fire broke out at Iqbal market in Sopore town of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Wednesday.

Reports said that the fire broke out in a three-storey shopping Complex at Iqbal market in the town, following which fire service teams were rushed to the spot to douse the flames.

The fire was later brought under control with the efforts of fire tenders.

Two shops on the ground floor, two on 1st floor and one shop on 2nd floor were gutted in the fire, the cause of which was not immediately known.

However, there were no report of loss of life or injuries in the mishap.