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4 of a family burned in Dhaka fire

  • Published at 09:41 am March 8th, 2018
  • Last updated at 09:52 am March 8th, 2018
4 of a family burned in Dhaka fire
Four members of a family have suffered burn injuries in a fire at a house in Dhaka's Kalyanpur area. The victims are M Abdul Malek, 35, his wife Rina Begum, 30, their 11-month-old daughter Afrida Akhter Fatema and Rina's sister Arju Begum, 28. Three of the injured were admitted to Dhaka Medical College Hospital after the fire incident Wednesday night. DMCH police camp Sub-Inspector M Bachchu Miah said the fire originated from the kitchen on the third floor of the five-storey building around 9pm. Of the injured, Arju suffered 85% burns on her body while Fatema 47%.