Couple killed in Cox's Bazar landslide
Published : Sunday, 14 July, 2019 at 9:40 AM Count : 254
A man and his wife were killed in a landslide triggered by heavy rainfall in Chokoroia upazila of Cox's Bazar early Sunday.
The deceased were identified as Md Sadeque, 30, and his wife Walida Begum, 25.
The couple buried alive when the mud and debris collapsed on the hill-foot home of Sadeque at Bomu Bilchhari area around 1:30am, said Chakaria Police Station OC Habibur Rahman.
Being informed, police recovered the bodies with the help of local people in the morning.
Our correspondent adds: Chakaria Upazila Nirbahi officer Nur Uddin Mohammad Shibli Numan said local Union Parishad chairman recovered the bodies with the help of locals.