A father and his daughter were burnt to death and his wife injured in a fire in Fatulla of Narayanganj on Saturday night.
The deceased were identified as Dipayan Sarker, 35, his daughter Dia Rani Sarker, 5.The injured Popy Sarker is now undergoing treatment at burn unit of Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) in critical condition.
The fire broke out at a house of Sarker Bari in Dapa Idrakpur area around 8:00 pm, which left three people injured, said Aslam Hossain, officer-in-charge of Fatulla Model Police Station.
Later, locals took the injured to DMCH where Dipayan and his minor daughter Dia succumbed to their injuries at night, he said.
The reason behind the fire could not be known immediately but the matter is being investigated, he further added.