Bantwal: A 57-year-old woman who was hospitalized after a fire mishap succumbed to her injuries.
The deceased is identified as Girija, wife of Padmanabha Poojary.
The fire accident had taken place on May 30 evening, when Girija was lighting a fire to heat the water in the bathroom.
Following the mishap, she was immediately rushed to Wenlock hospital in Mangaluru. But, she breathed her last on June 6 at midnight after she stopped responding to the treatment.
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Bantwal rural police station has registered a case in this regard.