Worker dies in Sylhet stone quarry

12 February, 2018 12:00 AM printer

SYLHET: A worker was killed while he was extracting stones from a quarry at Shah Arifin tila in Companyganj upazila on Sunday, reports UNB.

The deceased was identified as Basir Miah, 42, son of Rupa Miah, resident of Putamara village.

Dilwip Kumar Debnath, officer-in-charge of Companyganj Police Station, said that the accident occurred when a portion of mud collapsed on Basir, leaving him dead on the spot.