2 killed in a fire accident

Two people, including a minor, were killed and five injured when a fire broke out in a slum cluster in south Delhi on Saturday, the police said.

delhi Updated: Oct 29, 2011 22:30 IST
IANS

Two people, including a minor, were killed and five injured when a fire broke out in a slum cluster in south Delhi on Saturday, the police said.
Shaheen Khatun, 25, and Shakeer, 3, were killed in the blaze suspected to have been sparked by an electrical short circuit.

“The incident was reported around 4.15am on Saturday when a fire broke out in a slum cluster in Joga Bai Extension in Okhla,” said a police official.

First Published: Oct 29, 2011 22:28 IST