Fire in refugee camp left one dead and huge destruction

This is photo of fire in Beldangi in 2013 and not the current actual photo. Photo/BNS file

Another inferno has gutted the Beldangi refugee camp in eastern Nepal yet again on January 11, 2021 that claimed a human life and left behind huge loss to the camp residents.

According to BNS local source in Jhapa, Nepal, the deceased has been identified as Deshman Rai, 60, who was not able to escape the fire because of his health condition. Rai is said to have paralysis.

According to our source, the inferno has left a destruction estimating Rs 800,000 (USD 6,828) which includes ornaments, cash, and other household items.