DHAKA: A woman and her two kids were burnt to death as a fire broke out at a house in Mirpur area of the capital early Saturday (March 28).
The deceased were identified as Kolpona, 35, her daughter Jannat, 12 and son Kauser, 10.
Rasel Shikder, duty officer of fire service control room, said the fire broke out from a mosquito coil at a tin-shed house in Bauniabad area around 4:15am.
On information, two firefighting units rushed to the spot and doused the fire around 6:30am.
Later, they recovered three charred bodies from the house, he said.
Pallabi Police Station Sub Inspector (SI) Aklima also confirmed the matter to Banglanews.
Body of the woman and her two kids were kept in Shaheed Suhrawardy Medical College & Hospital morgue for autopsy, the SI said.
BDST: 1210 HRS, MAR 28, 2020