Landslide kills 2 workers in Habiganj

Two workers were killed in a landslide while cutting hill at Shangkarsena village under Nabiganj upazila of the district this morning.

The deceased are Shamsul Haque, 35, and Masuk Miah, 40, both residents of the same area.

Officer-in-charge (OC) of Nabiganj Thana Abdul Baten said the two workers were killed in the landslide as they were cutting hill in the area. Another worker named Zahed Miah was injured in the incident, he said.

The OC said several people, including the victims, were cutting hill in the area for the last couple of days. On Tuesday morning, locals found the trio buried under soils and informed the matter to the police.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)