Mother, daughter killed in Moulvibazar fire

Kalerkantho Online   

26 April, 2018 12:18 PM

Mother, daughter killed in Moulvibazar fire

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A woman and her daughter were burnt to death while her son sustained severe burn injuries in a fire at a house of Bhojbol village under Rajnagar upazila of Moulvibazar early Thursday. 

The deceased are—Rokeya Begum, 55, wife of Wasir Miah, and her daughter Shaheen Begum, 24, also a student of Moulvibazar Government College.

Confirming the information, Rajnagar Police Station Sub Inspector Billal Hossain said: “The fire is suspected to be broken out from the electric line of a refrigerator of the house, leaving the mother and the daughter dead and her son injured.”

“The injured is being taken to Dhaka Medical College Hospital while the bodies of the deceased were kept at Moulvibazar Sadar Hospital.”