Landslide Kills One And Two Are Missing In The Bandarban District, Bangladesh
A woman was killed and two others went missing during a landslide in Ruma upazila of Bandarban on Sunday.
The dead was identified as Chingmeha Marma, 21.
Upazila nirbahi officer Shariful Haque said, the passengers of a bus got down from the vehicle as the Bandarban-Ruma road was severely damaged following torrential rain.
When they were crossing the road on foot, a huge chunk of mud fell on them.
After the incident, members of Fire Service, Army and Red Crescent jointly started rescue operation.
Bir Bahadur Ushoising MP, state minister for Chittagong Hill Tracts Affairs; Dilip Kumar Banik, deputy commissioner; Sanjit Kumar Roy, superintendent of police, among other high officials visited the spot.
Courtesy of observerbd.com