A man, one of the six people injured in a fire caused by leaky gas lines on the top floor of a six-storey building at Masdair in Fatullah of Narayanganj, died at Sheikh Hasina National Institute of Burn and Plastic Surgery early Wednesday.
Mohammad Mishal, 28, with 90 percent burns, succumbed to hisinjuries at around 3:00am.
Earlier on Tuesday, six members of a family suffered burn injuries in the fire.
The victims were Mohammad Mishal, 28, his wife Mita, 24, daughter Afsana, 5, son Minhaz and brother-in-laws Mahfuzul, 12 and Sabbir, 15.
Five of the injured now are undergoing treatment at Sheikh Hasina National Institute of Burn and Plastic Surgery in Dhaka.
Of them, three are in critical conditions.
Partha Shankar Paul, resident doctor of the burn institute, said Mishal's wife sustained 15 percent burn injuries, their 18-month-old son Minhaz 45 percent, daughter Afsana 10 percent, his brother-in-laws Mahfuzul 85 percent and Sabbir 45 percent.