One killed, 20 injured in Sunamganj nor'wester

One killed, 20 injured in Sunamganj nor’wester


Sunamganj  – A woman was killed and at least 20 others injured as a nor’wester lashed Chhatak and Jagannathpur upazilas of the district on Thursday evening.The deceased was identified as Anwara Begum, 39, wife of Sundor Ali of Char Moholla village of Chhatak upazila.The woman was crushed under the roof of her residence as the house crumpled during the violent storm around 9:45pm, confirmed Char Moholla union parishad chairman.Besides, 15 people were injured and more than one hundred housed  destructed at different villages of the upazila during the storm that began around the evening.Meanwhile, five people were reported to be injured and more than 100 houses destructed during as the nor’wester pummeled neighbouring Jagannathpur upazila on Thursday evening. (UNB)


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