J&K Social Welfare Department (SWD) Board offices gutted in fire


KASHMIR, Sep 22 : Social Welfare Department (SWD) and Jammu and Kashmir School Board offices were gutted in a devastating fire in the central Kashmir district of Badgam early this morning, official sources said.

They said fire broke out in a building housing the office of SWD and board offices at Beerwah in the Badgam district.

However, before the fire tenders could reach, fire spread to entire building.

Flames were doused by the fire tenders rushed in from different parts of the district and Srinagar.


Exact damage to property and office record was being ascertained, they said, adding that no one was injured.