Bhubaneswar: Pirath Singh, a victim of the Sum fire incident today died at the AMRI Hospital where he was under treatment. He hailed from Jashipur in Mayurbhanj district. The death toll has now increased to 27.
A fire broke out last Monday at the SUM hospital following which 19 died within hours of the incident and seven more had died over the last week. With another death today the toll has mounted to 27. Meanwhile, the investigation regarding the incident is underway by Commissionerate Police.