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Kolkata market fire death toll rises to 21

The toll in the blaze at theSurya Sen Market in Kolkata rose to 21 Saturday with another persons succumbing to injuries in hospital.
PTI | By HT Correspondent, Kolkata
UPDATED ON MAR 02, 2013 10:29 PM 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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