Three residential houses were gutted and another damaged in separate fire incidents in Lolab area in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district, reports and officials said. The fire broke out from a residential house belonging to one Mohammad Aarif Mir son of Late Haji Mohi Ud Din Mir, a resident of Machil, currently residing in Badd Gagal and another house belonging to Lal Din Chard son of Deen Mohammad, reducing both the structures to ashes. Another house was also damaged in the incident.