Eleven cattle charred to death in Poonch


In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, at least 11 cattle were burnt alive in a fire incident in Poonch district of Jammu region on Wednesday morning.

Officials told the media that a cowshed belonging to Mohammad Fazal caught fire due to an unknown reason in Kallar Kattal village in Surankote area of the district at around 8 a.m.

The villagers rushed to the spot and were able to douse the flames after much efforts. However, three buffaloes and eight goats remained inside the shed and were burnt alive. —KMS