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Hillslides death toll now 154

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UNB, Rangamati :
The bodies of two more landslide victims were recovered from different parts of the district on Friday morning.
With the recovery of two more bodies, the death toll
 from the deadliest hillslide in the country's five southeastern hill districts rose to 154.
Fire service sources said, fire fighters carried out operation for the fourth consecutive day and recovered the bodies of Ibrahim, 28, and Mujibur, 12, from Kaptai Lake and near Rangamati Circuit House respectively.

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