Srinagar, April 21: A minor girl was killed and a woman injured as a fire broke out in a house in J&K's Sopore on Sunday, officials said. The incident occurred in the Tarzoo area of Sopore. Srinagar Fire: Massive Blaze Erupts in Furniture Factory in HMT Area of Jammu and Kashmir (Watch Video).

"Fire tenders were immediately rushed to the spot. A minor girl was killed and a woman was injured in this incident. A preliminary investigation says the cause of the fire was a cooking gas leak," an official said, adding the deceased girl has been identified as Riddah and the injured woman as Rafeeqa Begum.

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