Kumbh fire injured succumbs
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Last Updated: Thursday, January 31, 2013, 22:08
  
New Delhi: An 8-year-old girl, one of the eight persons injured in the Kumbh Mela fire in Allahabad, succumed at a hospital here on Thursday.

Bhumi, who suffered severe burn injuries, died at around 11.30 this morning. She was among the eight people who were airlifted by the IAF on Saturday to the national capital's Safdarjung Hospital for further treatment.

"The patient was in a very critical situation when she was brought here. She had severe burn injuries and she was admitted with 30 to 60 per cent burn injuries," Dr B D Athani, Medical Superintindent of the hospital, said.

The condition of the remaining seven are also critical and are admitted in the Intensive Care Unit of the hospital.

PTI


First Published: Thursday, January 31, 2013, 22:08


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