Chatsworth fire victims named

2014-06-07 20:30

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Johannesburg - The names of the seven people who were killed when a fire swept through a house in Chatsworth were released by the KwaZulu-Natal police on Saturday.

The eldest was a 57-year-old grandmother Zarina Ebrahim and the youngest 1-and-half-year-old Ryhaan Ibrahim, said Captain Thulani Zwane.

Others were 46-year-old Mukram Warsi and his 30-year-old wife Zainub Ebrahim, Tayibah, 7, Sayyibah Ebrahim, 4, and the domestic worker Ntombizethu Mdletshe, 25.

The seven were killed on Friday when a fire broke at the Erica Road home.

The cause of the fire was unknown and an investigation by authorities had begun.
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