Three business establishments were gutted in two separate fire incidents in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday.
As per officials, fire broke out around 2 AM at in Malik Market locality in main Rajouri town.
In this incident, two shops including an electronic appliances store were gutted completely.
Eye witnesses said that a small scale explosion also took place which caused damage to some nearby structures.
Rajouri fire station officer, Maqbool Hussain said that after hectic efforts flames in two shops of Malik Market were controlled but both the shops got fully damaged.
In another incident that took place at about 5 AM, a liquor shop located in Dhangri area of Rajouri was damaged in the blaze.
Reports said fire tenders were rushed to the spot which doused the flames.