Gas leak caused Basisthapur fire stated Assam Disaster Management Department
| Saturday | 25th January, 2020
STAFF REPORTERGUWAHATI: The Assam Disaster Management Department on Friday stated that the fire that took place at Basisthapur area in Survey was due to a gas leakage from the kitchen.
Director of Disaster Management Y K Goutam said that in three burners were found open in the four-burner gas stove inside the kitchen.
He added that there was no short circuit and the fire occurred after gas leaked from the cylinder through the opened burners of the stove.
The bodies of both the deceased children were directly taken from GMCH (Guwahati Medical College and Hospital) to the crematorium.
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