At least two residential houses were gutted in a massive fire in Khunbal village of Handwara.

Fire patterned suddenly at 2:30am at Khunbal Handwara due to which two residential houses belonging to Gh Rasool Ganie S/L Ab Ahad Sheikh and Gh Rasool Sheikh S/o: Ab Ahad Sheikh gutted in fire. However, police station Handwara and 21 RR has come forward on time to put out the fire and became successful in putting out the fire.

The said residential houses has been completely damaged and nothing remains safe from the two residential houses and due to which the house owners got huge loss.

Meanwhile house owners requested government for compensation.