Manila, Nine people were killed after a fire razed a
house in the Philippine capital of Manila, according to Philippine
Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) today.
Jasmine Kalma, the mother of the children who were with her on the
second floor, is the only survivor of the fire after jumping from the
All the victims were asleep when the fire broke out in the house that
is made of light materials. BFP investigators said preliminary
investigations showed the fire was caused by a short circuit.
Source: Oman News Agency