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Trawler capsized in Buriganga, 1 missing

Nasim : risingbd.com
Publish on: 2018-01-12 4:48:58 PM     ||     Updated: 2018-01-12 8:25:04 PM

Staff Correspondent, Narayanganj: A person went missing after a trawler carrying 11 people capsized in Buriganga river at Fatulla in Dhaka on Friday morning.

Divers of fire service are conducting operation to find missing Dudu Mia, 55, a resident of North Narsingpur area of Narayanganj.

Witnesses said that the trawler carrying 11 people capsized when it hit a launch in the river around 6:00am. Meanwhile, all passengers managed to swim to the shore except Dudu Mia.

Confirming the matter, Narayanganj fire station DAD Mamun said that the search operation is underway.

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