• Download mobile app
19 Jul 2024, Edition - 3293, Friday

Trending Now

  • Coimbatore gets another flight as Indigo announced flight to Abudhabi from August 10. The flight will operate thrice a week.
  • Rowdyism at its peak in TN. Even the party heads are not safe : AIADMK leader Sellur Raju
  • No plans to deliver liquor at home using delivery agents: TASMAC
  • South West monsoon rains in TN has been 88% more than usual: Chennai Meteorological Agency

Coimbatore

Five members of a family charred to death in Salem

Covai Post Network

Share

Salem : Five members of a family were charred to death after fire broke out in their house near Kuranguchavadi in Salem in the early hours of Friday.

All the members were in deep sleep, when the fire broke out, the reason for which was yet to be ascertained, police said.

The dead have been identified as Karthik, his wife Maheshwari, their two sons Sarvesh and Mukesh and Karthik’s sister Pushpa, they said.

Anbalagan, Karthik’s brother is admitted to the Government Hospital in Salem with serious burn injuries.

Police suspect that electric short circuit could be the reason for the fire and further investigations on.

Subscribe To Our Newsletter

COIMBATORE WEATHER