Several acres of farmland with wheat crop caught fire in separate incidents here.

In Bhewai, two cows were among the three animals burnt to death following spark in high tension wires. While a horse died of fire burns in Devkali Mohiuddin.

Tehsildar of Amethi Ram Kumar along with a revenue team reached the village and assessed the losses.

Crops were also burnt in different places including Kalyanpur, Loharata in Amethi and Gheesa Kanu in Sangrampur, the tehsildar claimed.