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Sylhet landslide kills 6

Nasim : risingbd.com
Publish on: 2017-11-07 12:20:59 PM     ||     Updated: 2017-11-07 6:32:03 PM

Sylhet Correspondent: At least six people were killed after a landslide at Lobhachhara area of Kanaighat upazila in Sylhet on Tuesday morning.

The deceased were identified as Jakir, 16, Nahid, 13, Shakil, 12, Maruf, 13, Abdul Kadir, 13 and Sudar Ali, 35.

Sources said that the six people were killed while extracting stones from an illegal quarry in Bangla Tila area.

The incident took place around 9:00am.

Confirming the matter, Kanaighat police station Officer-in-Charge (OC) Abdul Ahad said that on information police rushed to the spot.

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