Two killed in tiger attacks
Two fishermen were killed by tigers on Saturday evening and Sunday afternoon in two areas of Sundarbans in Koira upazila.
The victims are identified as Uzir Morol,50, son of late Sonai Morol of Hadda village in Koira upazila and Shankar Sana,35, son of Haripada Sana of Gharilal village under Shyamnagar upazila.
Forest officials said Uzir went to Brahmakhali area to catch fish in the canal at 3:00pm. Suddenly a tiger swooped on him and dragged him into deep forest.
In another incident, Shangkar while fishing in Sapkata area on Sunday another tiger attacked and killed him at about 5:00pm.