15 houses burnt in Visto village of Pangi Valley

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Fifteen houses of a remote Visto village in the Pangi valley of Chamba district were burnt in a fire which broke out in the village. The victims have been evacuated to safer places.

Efforts to extinguish the fire were underway, as police personnel along with locals were at the site of the fire. The fire broke out due to the dry grass lying around the village and exact loss could not be estimated yet.