2 siblings among 3 washed away by hilly waters in Cox's Bazar
Published : Wednesday, 28 July, 2021 at 7:00 PM Count : 335
Two siblings among three people were washed away by gushing hilly waters in Eidgaon upazila of Cox's Bazar on Wednesday afternoon.
They are: Md Farooque,26, and Delwar Hosain,15, sons of Md Shahjahan, and Md Morshed,14, son of Absar kamal, in Dargah area.
Police and locals said the trio went to catch fish in the waters come from upstream during the heavy rain at 12 noon.
But, strong currents in the waters washed them away.
Locals and fire fighters have started rescue operation. But, could not find any trace of them till 4pm.
Ramu Fire Station officer Soume Barua said rescue operation is being hampered due to heavy rainfall and gushing hilly waters.