Puttingal temple fire: toll climbs to 114
Kollam: The death toll in the Puttingal temple fire climbed to 114 on Thursday with one more person succumbing to the injuries.
Sathyan (40), a native of Poothakulam in Paravur, who sustained 50 percent burns, died on Thursday morning.
He was admitted to the ICU of Thiruvananthapuram Medical College Hospital.
He had suffered fracture to his spine and ribs.
The condition of six more persons is still critical. Of the deceased, 11 persons are yet to be identified. A total of 16 persons have been reported missing.