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A maid is facing charges at a court In Fujairah for neglecting the children in her care, which led to them dying of suffocation.
According to reports, the maid was downstairs while the two children were in their room when the fire broke out.
The defendant denies the charges, says she wasn't responsible to take care of them when they were sleeping.
The case has been adjourned to next month.
The mother was accused of negligence by leaving the children at home and locking them up in their room.
The civil defense teams in Fujairah on Sunday night managed to control a huge fire that broke out in a landfill in the Badia area, about 40 km north of Fujairah.
The two children were alone with their grandmother when the fire erupted at 10:30am, adding that their parents were at work at the time.
An Emirati family escaped a disaster in the early hours of Tuesday when a fire broke out in their house in Fujairah city. The firefighters managed to contain the fire and extinguish it in minutes. The smoke detector system in the house instantly alerted the civil defense about the incident. No injuries were reported, according to a civil defense official.
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