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Bridal-party’s boats capsize in Padma

Bride Sweety among all 9 missing bodies recovered

 Rajshahi Correspondent

 Published: 09:59 AM, 9 March 2020   Updated: 01:01 PM, 9 March 2020

Bride Sweety and Groom Rumom

Bride Sweety and Groom Rumom

The bodies of all nine missings, including bride Sweety Khatun Purnima, were recovered from Padma River over the boat capsizing incident carrying bridal party at Srirampur in Rajshahi.

The bodies of the bride Sweety Khatun Purnima and aunt Akhi Khatun were recovered on Monday morning.

Earlier on Sunday noon, the body of Purnima’s cousin Rubaiya Khatun was found floating in the river. Later, her body was recovered with the help of the fishermen’s net.

Read more: 30 missing as bridal party carrying boat sinks in Padma

Groom Rumon is crying by losing relatives in the Padma

On Saturday morning, Purnima’s aunt Moni Begum’s body was found on the bank of Padma River at Yusufpur in Charghat Upazila. Later, the body of cousin Ekhlas was found floating in the river and recovered with fishermen’s net.

The bodies of Shorna, Rashmi, and Shamim recovered

The body of Ratan Ali, brother-in-law of bride Purnima, was recovered from the same place in the afternoon. Later, the body of Mariam Khatun, daughter of Purnima’s elder sister, was recovered on Friday night.

Read more: Boat capsized in Padma: 3 bodies recovered    

The two boats carrying Bridal-party were capsized on Friday night at Bangalow area of Srirampur’s DC while returning to the city from Char Khanpur in Rajshahi — 32 people, including the groom and bride’s elder sister, were rescued alive in the incident.

Search operation in Padma

Fire Service, River Police, BGB, and BIWTA divers recovered the missing bodies of nine people in a three-day searching operation with the help of local fishermen.