YARKHUN: Unknown people set the house of a man on fire in Dizg village on Saturday night.
According to local people, Niat Hussain, son of Hussaini, was in Laspur and his family members were asleep inside the house when the house caught fire from outside. When they tried to flee, the door of the house was found bolted from outside. The housemates managed to save their life by breaking the window of a room and informed the neighbours.
A motorcycle and firewood stored outside the house were burnt in the fire but the inmates remained unhurt. The local police have started an investigation into the incident.