Two killed in mudslide
Two workers were killed in mudslide while digging a hole at Telihati in Sripur upazila on Tuesday. The deceased were identified as Abul Mansur, 28, of Khilgaon village in Gafargaon of Mymensingh and Taher Ali, 50, son of Gafur of Tepirbari village in Sripur upazila of Gazipur. Locals said, the owner of Sufia Poultry Farm hired some workers to make a new hole beside an old hole of the poultry farm. As the workers were digging earth, the back-up wall of the old hole along with litter fell on the workers, leaving two workers dead on the spot at about 11:00am. Locals recovered the body of Mansur, but could not recover the body of Taher till filing of this report at 5:00pm on Tuesday. A drive was going on to rescue the body.