Kolkata market fire death toll rises to 21

  • PTI, Kolkata
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  • Updated: Mar 02, 2013 10:29 IST

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

"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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