4 stone workers killed in Sylhet


Sylhet, November 07: Four workers were killed and two others went missing in a landslide while extracting stones at Lovachara area of Kanaighat upazila in Sylhet around 9am on Tuesday.

Stone Workers were working at the Stone Mine in Sylhet, Bangladesh, on March 18, 2016. (Photo courtesy file)

Identities of the deceased could not be known immediately.

In this connection, Abdul Ahad, officer-in-charge of Kanaighat Police Station, told Jagonews24.com that, “Hearing the news, police rushed to the spot and started rescue operation. Four bodies of the workers were recovered so far.”