Homage paid to TN school fire tragedy victims

Last Updated: Friday, July 16, 2010 - 15:57

Kumbakonam (TN): Homage was paid to the 94
children who perished in a major fire at a primary school here
on the occasion of the six anniversary of the tragedy today.

Cooperation Minister Ko Si Mani led a large number of
people, including parents of the victims, leaders of political
parties, local officials in paying floral tributes at the
memorial and the Sri Krishna School.

A major fire swept through the Sri Krishna School on July
16, 2004 charring to death 94 young children and injuring
several others, bringing to fore lack of safety measures.


First Published: Friday, July 16, 2010 - 15:57
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