8 members of a family burned in Demra fire


PV Desk : A fire broke out at a residence at Demra in Dhaka in the early hours on Monday (October 23).

At least eight people, who are members of a family, were injured in the fire incident. They were admitted to the Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH).

The injured are Md Alamgir, 45, his wife Ferdous, 35, their children Imon, 15, Shipon, 12, and Tafin, 2, nephew of the couple Tufayel, 24, and his wife Ratna, 17, and Arif, 34.

The fire incident took place at the second floor of the residence at about 4:00 am.

The family members were sleeping at that time. The source of fire could not be known immediately.