Kolkata, Feb 11 : Three people were burnt to death after a fire broke out in a slum in West Bengal's West Midnapore district, police said on Monday.
The incident took place in Ghatal area on Sunday night.
"Three persons including a married couple were killed in the blaze," an officer from Ghatal police station said.
"It was an accident.
The reason for the fire is yet to be ascertained," he added.