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Another Chawkbazar fire victim dies

Death toll 71 

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 11:01 AM, 2 March 2019   Updated: 07:19 PM, 2 March 2019

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Another victim of the Chawkbazar fire incident died at Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH), taking the death toll rose to 71.  

The deceased identified as Zakir Hossain, 45, succumbed to his injuries at the burn unit on Saturday morning. 

DMCH Hospital Police Camp SI Bachchu Mia confirmed the matter to Daily Bangladesh and told that he was undergoing treatment at the burn unit in Intensive Care Center (ICU) of the hospital. Zakir’s body was burned 38 percent.

Earlier, on Monday Anwar Hossain, 55, and Sohag, 22, succumbed to their injuries while undergoing treatment. Later, Rezaul, 21, died on Friday morning. 51 percent of his body was burned.