Narwal fire toll reaches 5

Excelsior Correspondent
JAMMU, Dec 21 : The death toll in Narwal fire mishap has reached to five, as another victim of the mishap today succumbed to his injuries.
According to a police spokesman, Rahim (8) son of Saleem, resident of Burma (at present residing in Narwal hutments), was injured in the fire that engulfed about 80 hutments and claimed 4 lives in Narwal area of city outskirts on the intervening night of November 26 and 27.
“He was undergoing treatment at Government Medical College and Hospital, Jammu, where he succumbed to his injuries today at about 4.40 am”, the spokesman said, adding, the body of the deceased was handed over to his legal heirs for last rites.