Update November 23, 2015

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Two stone workers killed in landslide in Sylhet

Sumel Sarker

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Two stone workers killed in landslide in Sylhet

23 November 2015, Nirapad News: Two stone workers were killed as a portion of a hillock collapsed on them while they were lifting stone from Shah Arefin Tila in Companyganj upazila on Sunday.

The deceased was identified as Jalal uddin, 35, a resident of Chhonbari village, and Chunu Miah, a resident of Bhagarpar village of the upazila.

Miah Abul Kalam Azad, second officer of Companyganj Police Station, said a portion of the hillock collapsed on them while they were lifting stone from there at noon, leaving the duo dead on the spot.

Earlier on November 15, another stone worker, named Anwar, 35, was killed in a landslide at the same hillock.

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