Arunachal Pradesh: Three children charred to death in Kamle district



Three minor siblings were charred to death when a massive fire broke out in Kamle district of Arunachal Pradesh, an official said on January 17.

Deputy Commissioner Hengo Basar speaking to newsmen said the deceased have been identified as Kabak Yani (10), Kabak Nanu (7) and Kabak Chaku (5).

“The fire, which broke out around 11 pm, quickly spread to nearby homes, damaging property of neighbours,” added the DC.

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Local MLA Tarin Dakpe paid a compensation of ₹ 1 lakh and distributed CGI sheets to the families of the victims.

A case has been registered, and inquiry was being conducted, police sources said.