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Bodies of 3 more landslide victims recovered in Rangamati

UNB     15th June, 2017 03:49:26 printer

Bodies of 3 more landslide victims recovered in Rangamati

Bangladeshi firefighters pull a man from the mud Wednesday in Rangamati, after a landslide there killed scores of people. As rescue workers continue to search the area for missing people, authorities warn that the death toll is likely to rise. (Photo-AFP)

The bodies of three more landslide vicitms, including a missing army man, have been recovered from different parts of the district on Thursday.


With the recovery of three more bodies, the death toll from the deadliest hillslide in the country's five southeastern hill districts rose to 152.


Mohamamd Shahidullah, additional superintendent of Rangamati (Sadar), said army personnel and fire fighters carried out rescue operation for the 3rd consecutive day and recovered the body of Azizul, a army man, near the Manikchhari army camp while the bodies of a woman and a man near Rangamati Circuit House and Bhedbhedi BADC Post office area respectively.

 

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