UNB, Madaripur : A college student was burnt to death in a fire erupting form a laptop at Purba Puali village in Kalkini upazila early Thursday. The deceased was identified as Rony, 20, a class XI student of Abul Hossain University College in Kalkini upazila and son of Alam Bepari of the village. Local people said the fire originated from an electric short circuit form a laptop around 4:00am and it soon engulfed the room of the house. All the house inmates except Rony, who was then asleep, managed to come out. Later locals doused the flame and recovered the charred body of Rony.