Three kids among four Rohingyas killed in Cox’s Bazar fire

12 Jan 2018, 21:12

NTV Online

Four Rohingyas, including three children and a woman, were killed in a fire at a transit camp in Kutupalong of Ukhia upazila of Cox’s Bazar on early Friday.

The deceased were identified as Nur Saba, 25, wife of Abdur Rahim, her daughter Dilshan Bibi, 5, Amin Sharif, 3, and Anjuman, 5. They took shelter in the camp fleeing persecution by Myanmar army in Rakhine State, reports the UNB.

Mohammad Afruzul Haque Tutul, additional superintendent of Cox’s Bazar police, said the fire broke out at a tent from a candle around 3:30am, leaving the four dead.