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Tuesday, January 23, 2018

4 Rohingyas killed in Cox's Bazar fire

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Four Rohingyas, including three children and a woman, were killed in a fire at Kutupalong refugee camp in Ukhia upazila 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. Addl Superintendent  Afruzul Haque Tutul said the fire broke out at a tent from a candle around 3:30am, leaving the 4 dead.

-UNB, Cox's Bazar

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