The deceased have been recognized as Niyamudin (37), natively from Madhuban district of Bihar, his daughter Fiza (12), and two sons, Chand (8) and Rehan (3). Niyamudin’s spouse Naseema bought significantly injured with burn accidents.
Naseema is present process therapy at civil hospital in Yamunanagar, police mentioned.
The incident occurred round 1.30am. The neighbours alerted the police and fire officers after seeing layers of smoke popping out of the godown.
The police and fire division groups rescued 17 individuals of 4 households residing at completely different quarters for labourers contained in the godown as they broke by the wall taking entry from the rooftops of neighbouring homes.
An eyewitness Samta mentioned, “Everyone managed to come back out however Niyamudin’s household couldn’t make it as a result of enormous flames.”
Niyamudin labored as a labourer at a plywood trade in Yamunanagar and he lived together with his household at a rented quarter contained in the godown.
Yamunanagar fire officer Parmod Duggal mentioned six fire brigades have been deputed to regulate the fire which they doused after a number of hours.
“Our groups, with help of the police officers, managed to rescue 4 households however we couldn’t save one,” mentioned Duggal.
Duggal mentioned that in keeping with preliminary evaluation the rationale behind the fire appears to be electrical quick circuit. “Scrap godowns typically maintain inflammable substances and we’ll examine the spot to determine precise trigger,” mentioned Duggal.
On receiving the data of the fire incident, Yamunanagar metropolis mayor Madan Chauhan additionally reached the spot and expressed his condolences for the lack of the lives.
Sources mentioned that the scrap godown belongs to Naveen, resident of City Center Road, Yamunanagar, and was established about 40 years in the past. There have been completely different quarters for labourers and their households contained in the godown and a complete of 5 households lived in them.
Yamunanagar City police station home officer (SHO) Dal Singh mentioned, “A complete of twenty-two individuals lived contained in the godown in completely different quarters and 17 others have been rescued in time. The injured girl’s situation is reported to be out of hazard. Four lifeless our bodies have been stored at mortuary for postmortem.”