5 houses gutted

May 19, 2013 Off By Web Desk

MANJHIPUR: Five houses were gutted in a fire near here Sunday. According to details a woman was preparing food in Jakhrani Mohallah of Goth Imran Khosa today. Her child sitting nearby did something and the fire erupted. It engulfed five houses in the vicinity belonging to Barkat Ali, Ghulam Khan, Muhammad Tahir, Liaqat Ali and Ali Sher. All the cash, food grains, jewellers and weapons and other goods were burnt to ashes. Villagers after three hours of hectic efforts controlled the fire.