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Kolkata market fire death toll rises to 21

PTI  Kolkata, March 02, 2013
First Published: 22:28 IST(2/3/2013) | Last Updated: 22:29 IST(2/3/2013)

The toll in the blaze at theSurya Sen Market in Kolkata rose to 21 Saturday with another persons succumbing to injuries in hospital.

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"One person with 80% burns died in hospital. The toll is now 21," joint commissioner of police (crime) Pallab Kanti Ghosh said.

The blaze had broken out at a five-storey building in Sealdah housing the market on February 27.


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