Four Killed, 58 injured as dormitory is set on fire in Sulaimaniyah
Kurdistan’s Council of Ministers has formed two committees to investigate the Sulaimaniyah Firdos dormitory fire ‘accident’
Three technical institution students, and a technician were killed due to a fire in Firdos dormitory last week. At least 58 people were reported to be injured, out of which eight students sustained substantial burns, and one is critically unstable. Many were injured due to inhaling smoke, and were transported to hospital later. The Technical Institution has 1,300 students accommodated in several dormitories within the province, and only 144 students were accommodated at the Firdos building, where the fire-accident took place.