Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Jan 29 (ANI): A fire which broke out at the Srinagar International Airport on Monday near Air Traffic Control (ATC) of the Indian Air Force area in Jammu and Kashmir’s Srinagar is now under control. Also Read - Bengaluru, Shimla 'Most Livable' Cities in Govt's Ease of Living Index | Check Complete List Here

“Dry grass which caught fire at Srinagar airport is now under control. There has been no damage due to the fire, the air traffic had to be briefly suspended as a precautionary measure,” Budgam Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Tejinder Singh told ANI. Also Read - US Welcomes Steps Taken To Return J&K To Full Economic And Political Normalcy

Soon after the fire, flight operations were suspended and fire tenders immediately reached at the spot and came into action. (ANI) Also Read - Dissent Cannot be Termed Seditious, Says Supreme Court; Junks Plea Against Farooq Abdullah

This is published unedited from the ANI feed.