Man charred to death as house catches fire in Jagatsinghpur village
Jagatsinghpur: One person was charred to death after his house caught on fire in Olansha village under Balikuda police limits in Jagatsinghpur district late last night.
The deceased has been identified as Nityananda Gochhayat of the same village.
According to sources, the fire erupted and engulfed the whole house in a matter of minutes. Nityananda, who was inside the house was exposed to the massive flames and died of severe burn injuries.
On being informed, police and fire personnel reached the spot and recovered the body. The real cause behind the fire is yet to be ascertained, the fire officials said.