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Two siblings burnt alive in Jatrabari

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 10:35 AM, 29 December 2018   Updated: 10:35 AM, 29 December 2018

Daily Bangladesh Desk

Daily Bangladesh Desk

Two Siblings were killed and their father has sustained burn injuries as a fire broke out at a house Jatrabari in the capital early Saturday. 

The deceased were identified as Polash, 12 and Tushar, 7. Both of them are children of Iqbal Hossain, 55. 

Jatrabari Police Station OC Kazi Wazed Ali said that a fire broke out at a Teenshed house on Council road area of Matuail. 

On information, two firefighting units rushed to the spot and doused the fire after 1-hour frantic efforts. Later, the bodies of the siblings were recovered. 

It is initially thought that the fire originated from mosquito coil.