In a tragic turn of events in Belagavi City, the toll from a recent fire accident in Basavan Galli has reached four, following the demise of 48-year-old Lalita Mohan Bhat on Sunday.
The earlier victims include Lalita’s 27-year-old son, Hemant Bhat, and her parents-in-law, 84-year-old Gopalkrishna Bhat and 80-year-old Kamalakshi Gopalkrishna. Another family member, 56-year-old Mohan Gopalkrishna, is currently in the process of recovery.
The family fell victim to severe burns when their residence caught fire due to an unintentional gas leakage. Authorities are actively engaged in a thorough investigation, with both the police and Fire officials working to uncover the details surrounding the incident.