Elderly woman charred to death in Nabarangpur
Nabarangpur: An elderly woman was charred to death in a fire at his house at Shiba mandir sahi under Raighar block in Nabarangpur district early on Friday morning.
The deceased was identified as Radha Rajgonda.
According to sources, the house caught on fire from an earthen lamp. The neighbours spotted the fire and rushed to the spot to help the woman but the flames engulfed the house within minutes.
On being informed, fire services personnel reached the spot and doused the flames.
The officials later recovered the woman’s body from the house and sent it to a hospital for post-mortem.