13 killed in fire at wedding function in India

13 killed in fire at wedding function in India

At least 13 people were killed after a massive fire broke out at a wedding function in Bihar's Aurangabad district.

13 killed in fire at wedding function in India

The raging fire been doused by fire fighters (photo: AP)

The incident took place at a marriage function at Daudnagar tehsil's Tarar village, where Jata Ram's kin, who had come to attend the marriage of his son, were taking rest in the afternoon when the fire broke out and killed 13 people, including Jata Ram.

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The Bihar Government announced a compensation of Rs. 4 lakh each to next of kin to the victims. Meanwhile Union minister of state for HRD and Karakat MP Upendra Kushwaha also visited the village and consoled the villagers.

Source: Yen.com.gh

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