Rohingya boy killed in landmine explosion

Our Correspondent

26 October, 2020 12:00 AM printer

BANDARBAN: A 14-year-old Rohingya boy was killed in a landmine explosion in Amtali area along Naikhongchhari border in the district on Friday.

The deceased was identified as Md Emdad Hossain, son of Md Jober resided at Kutupalong Rohingya camp under Ukhia upazila in Cox’s Bazar district. The explosion took place at No Man’s Land near the Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) pillar on Friday evening when Emdad along with his two sons went there.

On information, police and members of BGB recovered the body.

Ghumdhum police outpost in-charge Inspector (Investigation) Delwar Hossain said the body was sent to Cox’s Bazar Hospital morgue.