Elderly woman dies in wall collapse | The Daily Star
12:00 AM, June 14, 2018 / LAST MODIFIED: 12:39 AM, June 14, 2018

Elderly woman dies in wall collapse

An elderly woman died as a portion of an earthen wall collapsed in her house at Shah Nagar village in Fatikchhari upazila of Chittagong yesterday.

The victim -- Owaij Khatun, 80 -- was home alone when a chunk of mud fell on her, police quoted family members as saying.

Amirul Islam, sub-inspector of Fatikchhari Police Station, said incessant rain and flood made the earthen house fragile.

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