Minor siblings charred to death in Keonjhar
Keonjhar: Two minor siblings were charred to death in a fire that broke out at a pig sty at Adal Mundasahi village under Nayakot police limits in Keonjhar district on Friday.
The deceased were identified as Rahul and Sagar. They were cousin brothers.
According to sources, the incident occurred when the duo was playing inside the pig sty. In the meanwhile, a massive fire engulfed the sty and the minors were charred.
Though some locals rescued them and rushed to the district headquarters hospital, the doctors declared them ‘brought dead’.
Sources said at the time of mishap the family members were away to farmland for work.