Windstorm damages many houses in Rajouri

Windstorm followed by heavy rainfall on Saturday damaged several houses and other structures in some areas of Rajouri district.

Locals from Maruta village area of Kanthol in Kotranka sub division said that two structures got damaged due to windstorm in the wee morning hours on Saturday resulting loss to their properties. “House of Mohammad Hussain son of Abdul resident of Maruta in Kanthol got damaged due to windstorm.” locals added.

Meanwhile, three structures also received damages in Jungrial village area of Kalakote sub division of the district. Sarpanch from Jungrial East panchayat, Kewal Sharma said that roofs of three houses and one mosque was blown away due to windstorm in the area.

He informed that house roofs of Zakir Hussain, Mohammad Azam were blown away, besides, house of Mohammad Sadiq also suffered damage due to heavy windstorm.

Similarly, roof of a mosque in the area also got damaged due to windstorm, Sarpanch informed.

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