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Help pours in after mother loses two children in fire

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PHITSANULOK: Help has started to pour in for a mother who lost her two children in a house fire in Muang district after they lit a candle to do their homework. 

Chutikan Polnok, 39, who lost her 13-year-old son and nine-year-old daughter in a fire that gutted her home in Phitsanulok on Tuesday night, thanks well-wishers for the help given to her family after the tragedy. (Photo and story by Chinnawat Singha)

The 13-year-old boy and his nine-year-old sister were found dead hugging each other on Tuesday.

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