Hillside dwellers asked to move to safer places


PV Report : Deputy Commissioner Md. Jillur Rahman Chowdhury asked the hillside dwellers to move immediately to safer places as there’s possibility of further hill-slide in Chittagong metropolitan, University and adjoining areas.

He made the call in his personal face book status following the killing of five persons in Sitakunda at the wee hours of Friday.

Referring to Bangladesh Geological Survey, in another status, the DC said there’s a probability of hill-slide in Chittagong city and its adjoining areas and hence all the hillside dwellers should leave the areas immediately.