Kashmir : Houseboat worth Rs 3.5 crore gutted in Dal lake (WATCH VIDEO)
#JKNewsCast || Houseboat costs 3.5 crore gutted in Dal lakeFire started from Prince of Kashmir houseboat and spread to all houseboat The houseboats were of deluxe category— having three bedrooms.Houseboats were gutted in a fire incident near Nehru Park in Dal lake on intervening evening.My houseboat caught fire due to short circuit at 6.30 am. I informed the personnel of Fire Service department deputed at Dal lock gate, however they did not reach the spot on time,” said owner of Prince of Kashmir houseboat. “For past over three decades, I invested my saving on maintenance of the houseboat. I have lost everything today,” said owner.Chairman Houseboat Owners Association (HBOA), appealed the government to provide relief to owner of the houseboat. He said reconstruction of a deluxe houseboat would cost around Rs three crore.
Posted by JK NewsCast on Thursday, February 1, 2018