Berhampur: A youth was charred to youth as the house he was sleeping in caught fire. The incident occurred in G Damodarpalli village under Dharakote police limits in Ganjam district.
The deceased has been identified as G Simanchal Patro.
Upon getting informed, Dharakote police arrived at the site and recovered the body. Though the exact cause behind the fire is unknown, prima facie evidence reveal short circuit to have caused the fire.