Haflong March 8: In a devastating fire incident, the 17-year-old daughter of Boldao Phonglo of Dijambra was burnt alive while dwelling houses of Gobindro Hojai and Mairon Nunisa that were reduced to ashes yesterday at Dihur Phonglo in Maibang.
According to sources, the fire broke out at around 7 pm on Sunday and the fire was so strong that nothing could be saved and the loss estimated is of several lakhs. The cause of fire is yet to be ascertained. The deceased was a student of Class VI of Maibangkro ME School.
Meanwhile, the District Disaster Management authority took stock of the situation and provided relief to both the house owners.
Ratan Jarambusa and Bijit Langthasa, MACs of NC Hills Autonomous Council visited the victim's families and assured to extend help in every possible way.