A fire has destroyed a revered Muslim shrine in India's portion of
Kashmir, prompting anti-government protests by local residents angered
over what they say was a slow response by firefighters.
official says the cause of the fire Monday in the 200-year old shrine in
the heart of Srinagar city was not immediately known. The official said
the blaze started from the roof of the shrine and quickly engulfed the
wooden structure. He spoke on condition of anonymity because he was not
authorized to speak to the media.
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