Two residential houses collapsed late Tuesday night due to heavy snowfall in the Khag area of the Budgam district of central Kashmir.
Families who are safely rescued by villagers
The residential houses destroyed because of heavy snowfall belong to Reyaz Ahmad Sheikh and Gulam Mohiudin Bhat, according to the news agency KNO.
An official said that fortunately there were no casualties in the mishap, as immediately the villagers reached the spot and rescued the families.
A senior officer said that the families will be provided with assistance.