HIMALAYAN NEWS SERVICE
RUKUM: Three children died on Friday after a fire engulfed a poultry farm belonging to Udiram Budha and Dambar Tamat at Bijayaswori VDC in Rukum. District Police Office identified the deceased as Kalidas Sharma (5), Sunita Bangosai (4) and Karina Batha(3) of Bijayaswori VDC-3. Police and army personnel had brought the fire under control with the support from locals. Inspector Shaligram Sharma Paudel said cause of the fire was yet to be ascertained. The poultry farm was empty when the fire broke out. The farm has been completely destroyed. Details of the damage are yet to known.