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Mudslide kills 4 stone quarry workers in Sylhet

Sun Online Desk     2nd January, 2018 08:07:02 printer

Mudslide kills 4 stone quarry workers in Sylhet

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One woman among four workers were killed and several others injured in a mudslide while extracting stones from a quarry in Jaflong area of Gowainghat upazila in Sylhet on Tuesday afternoon.

 

The identities of the deceasedcould not be confirmed yet, UNB reports.

 

Shamsul Alam Sarkar, Additional Superintendent of Police, said a portion of mud collapsed on a group of workers around 4:30pm while they were extracting stones from the quarry at Mondirer Jum.

 

Four workers died on the spot while several others suffered injuries, he said.

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