Srinagar, Oct 22 (UNI) A beggar was among two people killed while a house was damaged in fire in the Kashmir valley overnight, official sources said today.
They said panic gripped in the Sher-e-Khas (SeK) at Nowhatta when a body of a 60-year-old male was found by local residents this morning.
The body was taken away by police for identification.
A begger Abdul Khaliq from Drugmulla, Kupwara, died in SMHS hospital, they said adding the body is lying unclaimed in Police hospital.
A house was gutted in a fire incident at Loharsenzi in south Kashmir district of Anantnag.
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