Shimla, Sep 14
Four members of a family including three children died in a house fire mishap occurred at Karatosh village of Churah Tehsil in Chamba district in Himachal Pradesh early today.
State Disaster management authority spokesperson Sudesh Mokta said that the fire broke out in a house of Rafi Mohd. at 0300 hrs on Tuesday about 85 km from district headquarter. In this incident four persons namely Rafi mohd. (25 yrs) his three children including two daughters Jaitun (6) & Julkha (2) and a son Samir( 4) were burnt and died on the spot and his wife is injured.
Cause of fire could not be ascertained, yet. SHO of Police station Tissa along with police party rushed to the spot. District administration has directed Kanungo Tissa to submit the detail of incidents to provide relief to affected family.