5 killed in Cox’s Bazar landslide
Published: 02:57 PM, 27 July 2021 Updated: 04:20 PM, 27 July 2021
Picture of a landslide at a Rohingya camp in Ukhiya, Cox`s Bazar
Five people have been killed in a landslide at a Rohingya camp in Ukhiya, Cox's Bazar. Four more people were injured in the accident.
The incident took place at noon on Tuesday at Balukhali Rohingya Camp No. 10 in Ukhiya. The identity of the causalities was not immediately known.
16 APBN’s Superintendent of Police Md. Tariqul Islam confirmed the matter.
He said five people were killed in a landslide at the Balukhali shelter camp due to continuous rains. Most of the dead were children. Their detailed identities are not yet known.