Bhubaneswar, August 11: Today, the security guard present at the residence of Pal Heights Hotel owner Satpal Singh did not allow the Childline officials to go inside the house to probe into the death of his grandchildren and a minor housemaid in the August 3 fire mishap.
As per reports, the security guard did not allow them to go inside stating that no family member was present in the house.
The Childline officials had gone to Satpal’s residence as per the order of Child Welfare Committee (CWC).
Reportedly, Satpal or his family were not informed by the CWC about the visit. However, another date for the visit will be fixed with prior information to Satpal and family.
Notably, on August 3, a massive fire broke out at the home of Satpal Singh, killing four of his family members and their domestic help. Satpal somehow managed to survive the blaze but was injured. However, Satpal’s younger son Gaganpal Singh, his daughter-in-law Bhavna, granddaughter Suhavi, grandson Ruveer and a 12-year-old girl domestic help identified as Tanu Das were killed in the fire mishap.