Crack develops in launch carrying 120 passengers on Padma...

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Crack develops in launch carrying 120 passengers on Padma

 Madaripur Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 01:01 PM, 11 October 2020   Updated: 04:18 PM, 11 October 2020

Passengers screaming as water entering into Launch in Padma

Passengers screaming as water entering into Launch in Padma

Passengers are screaming as water is entering into a launch through a crack after it hit with a dredger pipe on the Kanthalbari-Shimulia route. 

The launch carried about 120 passengers are screaming for survival in this incident.

The incident took place on Sunday noon.

Bangladesh Inland Water Transport Authority (BIWTA) has started work to rescue the passengers of the MV Shahparan launch.

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