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Man killed in landslide in Khagrachhari

  • Published at 12:25 am July 10th, 2019
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The deceased was identified as Jogendra Chakma, 40, son of Shubhadhan Chakma

A man was killed in the recent landslide in Dighinala upazila of Khagrachhari on Tuesday. 

The deceased was identified as Jogendra Chakma, 40, son of Shubhadhan Chakma, was killed in the recent disaster in Ultachhari village in Babuchhara union. 

Dighinala Upazila Nirbahi Officier Mohammad Ullah said: “Jogendra was working inside his house, when the landslide took place. The disaster took his life on the spot.”

Earlier on Monday, torrential downpour caused landslides in all three districts of the Chittagong Hill Tracts, killing at least two people and disrupting communication on both roads and waterways.