Two die in fire in Central Delhi
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Last Updated: Tuesday, March 16, 2010, 23:38
New Delhi: A woman and a two-year-old boy suffocated to death today while two persons survived when a fire broke out in their central Delhi residence, officials said here.

The incident was reported from a house in Gurdware Gali in Beandonpur of Karol Bagh this afternoon and the victims have been identified as Surinder Kaur (62) and Harmant (2), fire brigade officials said.

Two fire tenders were rushed to douse the blaze, which was caused by a short circuit, according to preliminary investigation.

Two more persons were inside the house when it caught fire. They were rushed to a hospital where they were discharged after treatment, they said.


First Published: Tuesday, March 16, 2010, 23:38

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