Death toll from Romania nightclub fire rises to 43

November 8, 2015 12:12 PM

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Bucharest (AFP) - Two more people succumbed on Sunday (Nov 8) to their wounds from a horrific nightclub fire in Bucharest that brought down the Romanian government, bringing the death toll up to 43, a hospital official said.

The chief of Floreasca hospital's plastic surgery department said the victims - a young Romanian woman and a Turkish tourist - died a day after nine other wounded lost their lives, including two who had been transferred to the Netherlands for treatment.

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