Landslides Kill 25 in Bangladesh


Dhaka : Landslides triggered by heavy rains have killed at least 25 people in Bangladesh, authorities said today.

A depression in the Bay of Bengal influenced the weather all over the country yesterday, bringing about incessant rainfall which inundated Dhaka and Chittagong cities.

Ten people were killed in Rangamati, seven in Bandarban and eight in Chittagong, The Daily Star quoted a medic as saying. Many among them were women and children.