‘Hero’ woman saves nephew from burning house


    Cumuto Manzanilla MP Dr.Rai Ragbir is describing Melissa James as a super hero, after she braved a house fire to save the life of her 7 year old nephew on November 19th.

    Her home on Walke Street Sangre Grande was gutted by fire, and she immediately ran inside to save the boy, but she suffered facial burns as well extensive burns to her entire right arm.

    On Saturday, the MP visited Ms. James and provided medical attention together with medicine as well as two mattress.

    Dr. Ragbir says on Tuesday 24th, the mother of three will receive further counselling and assistance through his Constituency office, and representation would be made to the HDC for housing.