Fire breaks out at poultry farm in Rayagada village; 1 killed, another hurt
Rayagada: A person was killed while another sustained critical burn injuries in a fire mishap that broke out at a poultry farm in Chandrapur village in Rayagada district last night.
The deceased has been identified as Gokul Chandra Dara.
Reportedly, the injured, Bhagirathi Paricha, with critical burn injuries, is undergoing treatment at the MKCG Hospital in Berhampur.
According to sources, Dara and Paricha were asleep when a fire broke out at the poultry farm at around 1.30 am last night. On being informed, fire department officials rushed to the spot and doused the flames.
While Dara died on the spot, Paricha was initially rushed to Rayagada district headquarters hospital. Later, he was shifted to MKCG hospital in Berhampur after his health condition deteriorated.