Mobile tower catches fire in central Kashmir’s Ganderbal

Kangan: A mobile tower in Kangan area in central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district caught fire Sunday evening. The tower was being used by Airtel and Idea on a shared basis.

Locals said that the the mobile tower damaged in the fire accident at Lari Prang area at around 10:45pm on Sunday resulting in major damage. The fire engulfed whole cabin attached with mobile Tower. Soon the fire spread to the tower and the smoke begin to billow from it.

The fire was later controlled as fire tenders from Kangan rushed to the spot. Officials said that the cause of fire is believed to be short circuit.

No loss of life was reported in the incident.

Police said that they have taken cognizance of the case and have taking up the investigation..

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