Fire tore quickly through a filling station in Kushtia's Bheramara upazila Friday, charring two people to death and seriously injuring one.
The deceased were identified as Shahajul, 35, of Rifaitpur union of Daulatpur upazila and Bijoy, 16, of the same area. However, the identity of the injured could not immediately be confirmed.
"The fire broke out at Dafadar Filling Station at 7:30pm. On information, firefighters responded to the blaze," Jane Alam, deputy director of Kushtia Fire Service and Civil Defence, said.