46 homes engulfed in flames as major fire breaks out in Uttarkashi village

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There was a fierce fire inĀ  Mori block of Uttarkashi district. There was a sudden fire in Svani village late night. Most of the village was engulfed in fire; 46 houses were burnt down to ashes. Thankfully, there was no loss of life reported in the accident. On the spot, the team of SDRF, police and administration is engaged in relief work. The rescue More...

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