Wild elephant kills Rohingya youth in Ctg

Staff Correspondent

26 May, 2021 12:00 AM printer

CHATTOGRAM: A Rohingya youth was killed in an attack by a wild elephant at Satkania upazila in the district on Monday night.

 The deceased was identified as Abu Syed, 23, son of Abdus Salam of Ukhiya Kutupalong camp in Cox’s Bazar.

Officer in-Charge (OC) Md Anwar Hossain of Satkania Police Station said on receiving information, they recovered the body of the Rohingya youth at around 12:00pm on Tuesday. 

Syed came under attack of the wild elephant while he was working at a garden as a day labourer in hilly Shuinpura area of Charati union under the upazila on Monday night, he said.