2 youths die in Cox’s Bazar landslide

Sun Online Desk

21st October, 2020 11:57:52 printer

2 youths die in Cox’s Bazar landslide

Two young men were killed in landslide in Ramu upazila of Cox’s Bazar early Wednesday.

The deceased were identified as Ali Ahmmed, 35, son of late Md Hoshne and Mujibar Rahman, 32, son of Md Kalu, both of them hailing from Ukhiarghona school para area of the upazila.

According to local sources, a group of workers, including the two youths, went to Ukhiarghona area of Kawarkhop union to cut hills at 2:00 am and suddenly it collapsed on them, leaving the young men died on the spot.

Ajmiruzzaman, officer-in-charge (OC) of Ramu police station, said the bodies were brought to the police station. Necessary legal action will be taken in this regard.

Ramu Upazila Nirbahi Officer (UNO) Pranoy Chakma went to the spot on Wednesday morning.