even cattle were charred to death in a massive fire in Tral in south Kashmir district of Pulwama on Saturday.
Official sources said that fire broke out in a cattle shed at around 0200 hrs on Saturday at Dodkolan area in Tral. “Fire tenders were rushed to douse off the leaping flames, clearly visible from a distance,” they said.
Before the fire was brought under control, the shed was completely gutted. Seven cattle, including two cows and five buffaloes, inside the shed could not be rescued and were charred to death, they said.
The cause of the fire was not immediately known. A case has been registered and investigation has been initiated to ascertain the cause of the incident.