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Mudslide at Sylhet stone quarry kills worker

40A worker was killed in a mud collapse at a stone quarry in Jaflong area of Goainghat upazila on Thursday.
Locals said Kamal Mia, 50, son of Abdul Muson Mia of Budhigaon village in Goainghat upazila, died on the spot when a chunk of mud collapsed on him while digging out stones at the quarry around 1 pm. Habi Mia alias Chhoto Habi, lease holder of the stone quarry, said they provided Tk50,000 as compensation to the family members of the deceased.