December 30, 2016

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Malfunctioning generator causes blaze in Kyunsu Township, leaves one dead

Flame engulfed 59 houses in Taungpyo Village. Photo: Yan Naing
Flame engulfed 59 houses in Taungpyo Village. Photo: Yan Naing

A MALFUNCTIONING generator caused a fire in Taungpyo village in Kyunsu Township, Taninthayi Region, destroying 59 houses and claiming one life on Tuesday.
More than 50 auxiliary firefighters and villagers responded to fire at a house owned by U Ar Zi where a malfunctioning generator is believed to have caused the fire.
The fire was brought under control at about 12.30 pm.
The village’s only access to water is 35 miles away in Kyunsu Township. —Yan Naing (Kyunsu IPRD)

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