Elderly woman, 5-year-old charred to death

Balrampur: An elderly woman along with her granddaughter died today when their house caught fire at Sevrihava village in Maharajganj area here, police said.

68-year-old Koyala Devi and her grand-daughter Sanjani (5) were charred to death as they were trapped in their house when the fire broke out, they said.

A probe has been initiated to ascertain the cause of fire, police said.