Two dead in Kolkata fire

Last Updated: Wed, Jan 30, 2013 10:00 hrs

Kolkata, Jan 30 (IANS) Two people died and two others suffered severe burns in a fire in a building here Wednesday, West Bengal Fire Services Minister Javed Khan said.

The fire broke out in a cottage garment factory in Metiabruz area where the four workers were sleeping with the doors locked from inside.

Officials said the fire could have been caused by an electrical short-circuit.

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