Popular resort Royal Rattan Palace gutted in fire in Srinagar:

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Srinagar– A massive fire erupted in Royal Rattan Palace in Srinagar, J&K today. The resort is located at Imran Gali, Mehjoor Nagar in Srinagar. The video shows the structure burning in flames that caused a lot of commotion and panic in the crowd. Although no fire brigade is seen around that could have brought the situation under control. The reason for the outbreak of fire is not definite as of yet. Unfortunately what was a ‘Palace’ was burnt to cinder.

22-year-old girl dies in Mehjoor Nagar fire

A 22-year-old girl died in a fire incident in Mehjoor Nagar locality of Srinagar on Tuesday, police said.

The girl, identified as Roshni Kour, was trapped in her home when it caught fire today afternoon, said an official.

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She was rescued by locals and fire and emergency services officials and shifted to SMHS hospital where she succumbed.