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Trawler capsize in Saint Martin: 4 found dead, 6 missing

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Published: 17:19, 23 January 2021  
Trawler capsize in Saint Martin: 4 found dead, 6 missing

Bodies of four people were recovered after a fishing trawler capsized in the Bay of Bengal in Saint Martin of Cox’s Bazar on early Saturday. Six others also went missing since the incident. However, 13 were rescued alive.

The trawler sank 34.5 nautical miles away from Saint Martin’s lighthouse, according to the Coast Guard. 

Coast Guard sources said, there were 23 fishermen in the trawler. Of them, 13 were rescued alive. Four were found dead. Six are still missing.
 

Cox’s Bazar/Sujauddin Rubel/AKA