Two firemen, civilian injured as fire breaks out in Srinagar locality

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Two Fire & Emergency Service (F&ES) personnel and a civilian were injured during a firefighting operation in Watal Kadal locality of Srinagar on Sunday, reports said.

Quoting officials, news agency GNS reported that a massive fire erupted in a residential house in Watal Kadal locality today afternoon.

They said that a civilian, identified as Shabir Ahmad, and two firemen –Firdous Ahmad from Sopore and Bashir Ahmad from Tral were injured during the firefighting operation and were shifted to SMHS hospital for treatment.

The reports said that two more residential houses also suffered damage in the fire incident.