2 killed in Teknaf landslide
Two children were killed and six people injured in a landslide triggered by heavy rains in Teknaf upazila of Cox’s Bazar on Tuesaday morning.
The deceased were identified as Mehedi Hasan, 11 , son of Rabiul Alam and Alifa,5, daughter of Mohammad Alam of Puratan Pallanpara area in the upazila.
Teknaf Upazila Nirbahi Officer (UNO) Md Rabiul Hasan said a chunk of mud fell on the houses at the foot of a hill in the morning, leaving eight people injured.
The injured were rushed to Teknaf upazila health complex where the on duty doctor declared the two children dead, he added.
Among the injured, one was admitted to the health complex while others were given first aid.