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More than 12 homeless after 3 fire incidents

More than 12 homeless after 3 fire incidents

By Dhanjay Deo
Friday 20/05/2022
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More than 12 people are homeless after three fire incidents yesterday.

In the first incident, a barrack containing 4 flats was destroyed at Nakasi Hart Barrack. In the second incident, a one-bedroom house was destroyed at Waica Settlement in Nadi. It is understood the house was vacant at the time of the fire incident.

Another fire incident in Varadoli, Ba saw 5 people losing their six-bedroom house.

National Fire Authorityโ€™s Chief Executive Officer, Puamau Sowane it is a great concern that many homes are going up in fire despite many reminders to all Fijians on fire safety.

According to statistics recorded by NFA, a total of 43 structural fire incidents have been recorded since January this year.



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