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Landslide kills five in Bandarban

Sun Online Desk     21st May, 2018 01:40:12 printer

Landslide kills five in Bandarban

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Five people were killed and another was injured in a landslide at Boroitoli Manjurpara in Naikhongchhari upazila in Bandarban district on Monday.


The deceased are Sona Miah, 30, Abu Ahamd, 32, Nurul Hakim, 25, Jasim Uddin, 24, and Nur Ahamed, 35.


Jahangir Aziz Chowdhury, chairman of Ghumdum union parishad, said a chunk of mud collapsed on them around 11 am while they were cutting a portion of a hill for making a way for rainwater drainage , leaving four dead on the spot and one injured.


The injured was taken to Naikhongchhari upazila health complex.


Three firefighting units were working to recover the bodies.