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Elderly man dies falling off hill in Rangamati

Elderly man dies falling off hill in Rangamati

RANGAMATI: An elderly man was killed after he fell off a hill in Kaptai upazila of Rangamati on Thursday afternoon. Deceased Md Nurul Alam, 80, was a resident of Kaptai Bashkendra area.

Family members said he went to collect grass for cattle on a hill on Thursday afternoon but did not return home. Later, they started a search for him and found his floating body on Kaptai Lake on Friday.

Kaptai Police Outpost in-charge Shahinur Rahman said they assumed that Nurul might have got a cardiac attack and, later, he fell off the mountain into the lake water.