Over 70 thatched houses were reduced to ashes when a major fire swept through Anduli-Basaghar village under Mahakalpada police station jurisdiction during noon hours on Wednesday.
Four members of a family were charred to death and several persons affected when a fire broke out in a thatched cluster that gutted around 55 structures early Sunday, police said.
Three persons from Kolkata were killed apparently due to suffocation and three others injured when a fire broke out at a hotel.
Day in Pics: 29th August
August 29, 2014
Famous Ganesh Pandals in Mumbai