Monday 11th of December 2017

Follow Us

Breaking News

Bangladesh: Fresh landslides claims four lives

Dhaka, June 19:-- Landslides hit Khagrachhari and Moulvibazar districts of Bangladesh on Sunday and left at least four people killed, media reports said.

 

According to local media reports, in Khagrachhari, two siblings were killed.

 

In  Moulvibazar, landslides claimed the lives of  a woman and her daughter.

 

In Khagrachhari, two brothers -- Nur Nabi, 13, and Hossain, 7, of Patachhara union were asleep when a huge chunk of mud collapsed on their house at Gudamchhara village around 6:00am, The Daily Star reported quoting police.

 

 

 

The bodies of the two siblings were later recovered.

 

The other members of the family were safe, a police official was quoted as saying by The Daily Star.

 

Landslide in Maulvibazar claimed the lives of Achhia Begum, 35, wife of Abdus Sattar of Dimai village, and her daughter Fahmida Begum, 13, reports said.

 

More than 150 people were killed in Bangladesh last week when landslides hit  hilly districts of Rangamati, Chittagong, Bandarban and Cox’s Bazar.

Related Environment News

Death toll in Cyclone Ochki in Kerala climbs to 40

 Ockhi ,Dec 11:-- The death toll in the Ockhi cyclone in Kerala rose to 40 with the recovery of two more bodies even as search operations to trace the missing fishermen entered the 10th day. Meanwhile, a total of 250 fishermen from Kerala and Tamil Nadu who were trapped in the high seas followi....

Dr. Mahesh Sharma Inaugurates the ‘Bodhi Parva: BIMSTEC Festival of Buddhist Heritage’

New Delhi,Dec 9,(Fast Mail):-- Minister of State for Culture (Independent Charge) Dr. Mahesh Sharma has underlined the relevance of the message of peace and compassion of Lord Buddha in present time and said that it remains a unifying force among nations.   Dr. Sharma, while inaugurating the t....

There will be strict laws to prevent pollution of river Ganga: Gadkari

New Delhi,Dec 8:-- Union Minister of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation today said there will be strict laws to prevent pollution of river Ganga. He was speaking to Captains of Indian trade and Industry on Ganga rejuvenation in Mumbai today.   He outlined the implementati....

Cyclone Ockhi moves towards north-west direction

 Lakshadweep:Rain and storm continues to batter the Lakshadweep islands as cyclone Ockhi moves way from the islands.   There is no report of any casualty from Lakshadweep, while the toll in rain related incidents in Kerala has risen to 12. Met department said that strong winds are likely t....

Navy Chief briefs Defence Minister over rescue operations during Cyclone Ochki

New Delhi,Dec 2:-- Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Sunil Lanba briefed the Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on the on-going rescue operations.   In a tweet, Ms Sitharaman said, more fishermen were rescued Saturday morning.   She said, rescue work will continue and some rescued fishermen wa....

Links
Contact
Editor :
Jagadananda Pradhan
Email :
fastmailmedia@gmail.com
fastmail@yahoo.com
Mob :(+91) 9437155542
Ph : 06764 223911
Contact Us
© 2015 Fast Mail Media Pvt Ltd. All Rights Reserved.
Developed by : FM Media Pvt Ltd.