Lucky escape for four of Taleigao family

A family of four had a lucky escape when .. ire en gulfed their Taleigao house on Thursday evening due to short circuit. Damage to the property was estimated at Rs 5 6 lakh. House owner Pradeep Pa lyekar, a Goa Medical College driver was at work while his wife was at the temple when the incident happened. The two children were supposedly at home and one of them, a class eight student, suffered minor burn injuries in an attempt to extinguish the .. ire. The .. ire brigade was rushed to the spot. However, belong ings, including cash of Rs 80,000, could not be saved, ac cording to station . [H]