Jamshedpur: One person was perished and three others were injured in a fire that broke out in a slum of Chayanagar area here on Sunday.

The blaze also reduced over 100 hutments to ashes.

The fire was brought under control after about three hours, fire brigade sources said.

Baiju Sao, 35, was charred to death, and injured were rushed to a hospital, police said.

Cause of the fire was not clear, sources said.

Steps have been taken by the district administration to provide relief to the victims, Sub-divisional officer of Dalbhum said.