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Wed, Aug 21, 2019 4:21 AM
Wed, Aug 14, 2019 3:03

2 dead, 6 missing in Jamuna boat capsize

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The deceased couldn't be identified immediately.

 

Two persons have drowned and six others went missing as a boat carrying a bridegroom and his family members capsized in Jamuna river in Kazipur upazila of Sirajganj.

The deceased couldn't be identified immediately.

The boat capsized in remote Sinnar Char parts of the river on Wednesday (August 14) noon.

Kazipur Upazila Nirbahi Officer (UNO) Zahid Hasan Siddiqui confirmed the matter.

The boat was heading to Sariakandi upazila of Bogura.

However, team of police and fire service launched search & rescue drive, to trace the missing persons.