At least 10 killed in Rangamati landslides

12 Jun 2018, 10:11 | updated: 12 Jun 2018, 10:17

NTV Online

Rangamati: At least 10 people were killed while several remained missing in separate incidents of landslides in Boro Pool, Shikolpara and Hatimara areas of Naniarchar upazila on early Tuesday amid heavy rains in the district.

The details about the victims could not be known immediately, said Abdul Latif, officer-in-charge of Naniarchar Police Station, reports the UNB.

Besides, vehicular movement on Rangamati-Chittagong highway remained suspended as the road went under water in Thandachari area.

Many low-lying regions of the district have been waterlogged due to the incessant heavy rains over the last two days.

It is highly likely that similar showers will continue for two more days, Met office said.