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4 dead, as many wounded in Badakhshan hill slide

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4 dead, as many wounded in Badakhshan hill slide

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Jan 30, 2018 - 12:04

FAIZABAD (Pajhwok): Four people have been killed and as many others wounded as a result of a hill slide in the Kohistan district of northeastern Badakhshan province, an official said on Tuesday.

A public representative, Mahboob Rahman Talat, told Pajhwok the incident took place at around 3pm on Monday when the men were collecting sand in a valley.

He said four individuals were killed and four others wounded. The condition of three of the injured is said to be critical.

Ahmad Mehr Jawad, the Kohistan district’s administrative chief, confirmed the hill slide and casualties. A delegation had been dispatched the site to probe the incident, he added.

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