SPO`s daughter burnt alive, 2 injured in fire in Kishtwar
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Last Updated: Sunday, March 21, 2010, 17:34
Jammu: Daughter of a Special Police Officer (SPO) was burnt alive and two others, including the SPO, were injured when their house was destroyed in fire in Kishtwar district of Jammu and Kashmir late last night, police officials said.

Fire broke in the house of SPO Vinay Kumar due to a short circuit at Kantwara in Kishtwar late last when the family was sleeping.

While wife and father of SPO managed to come out without any injury, SPO, his son Aman Kumar and daughter Rita Devi were caught in the fire.

Later, Rita was burnt alive and the father-son duo were rescued by villagers with multiple burn injuries and were hospitalised, they said adding house was totally gutted in the fire.


First Published: Sunday, March 21, 2010, 17:34

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