A fire has broken out in a hotel in famous tourist resort Gulmarg in Baramulla district.

Srinagar based news agency GNS quoted F&ES official as saying that they received information about the fire outbreak in a hotel ‘Pine Palace Platinum’ this morning. “We have sent the men and machinery to the site, though given the intensity of the blaze, it may take time to put out the raging flames.”

Fire Breaks Out in Hotel, Rescue operation On

The rescue operation continued, when this report was being filed.

More details awaited.