Indian forces trigger property damaging war, 645 structures burnt


Bandipora—In occupied Kashmir, at least 645 structures were damaged in mysterious fire incidents during the past four months of ongoing uprising across the Kashmir Valley. It is the wont of Indian to set to fire important belongings of Kashmiris during the dead of night.
The mysterious fire incidents created panic across Kashmir as all districts were affected by these incidents of fire.
Official data reveals, in October 2016, 242 structures were damaged in mysterious fire incidents. Structures including houses, schools, shops and shopping complexes were gutted. Besides these structures, vehicles and electricity transformers were also burnt.
The fire incidents first occurred in south Kashmir and later spread to other districts across the territory. In October, this year, the highest number of mysterious fire incidents occurred in Kupwara witnessing damage to 47 structures, followed by Baramulla 38, Islamabad 34, Srinagar 25, Budgam 19, Shopian 19, Pulwama 18, Ganderbal 17, Kulgam 13 and Bandipora 12.—Agencies