Jharsuguda: In a shocking incident, a couple got burnt to death while they were in their room in the wee hours today.
The tragic incident took place at Rampur Punjabi Dhauda Pada under Rampur Police Station (PS) limits in the district here.
The deceased have been identified as Giribar Dash (50) and his wife Gita Dash.
Brajarajnagar PS IIC and Rampur Beat House in-charge rushed to the spot and initiated investigation.
The real cause behind the fire was not ascertained till the filing of this report. However, the police suspected that the blaze might have originated from the nearby kitchen.