Over Ten People Killed in Fire at a Function in Bihar

The state government has announced Rs 4 lakh in compensation for the victims’ family.

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Over 10 killed as fire broke out at a marriage function in Aurangabad in Bihar. (Photo Courtesy: ANI/The Quint)

Atleast 13 people were killed in a fire during a function in Aurangabad district of Bihar on Friday evening. The death toll rose from 10 to 13 as more people injured in the fire succumbed to their injures.

An accident in the wedding function resulted in the fire. Fire tenders were rushed to the spot.

The government of Bihar has announced a compensation of Rs 4 lakh to the next of kin of the victims.

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