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Man drowns while trying to save wife

 Manikganj Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 08:46 PM, 9 October 2021  

Man drowns while trying to save wife

Man drowns while trying to save wife

A man drowned while trying to save his wife from drowning at Singair in Manikganj today. 

The incident took place on Friday (October 8) afternoon in the Dhaleshwari River under the Islamnagar Bridge at Talebpur Union of Singair Upazila.

The deceased was identified as Asif Iqbal Titu, son of late Abdul Mannan of Ratanpur village under Nabinagar upazila of Brahmanbaria district. Titu used to live in a rented house with his family at Irta village of Talepur.

Citing locals, police said Titu's wife Shammi Akhter was downing suddenly while she was bathing in the Tuni river. At that time, her husband Titu was fishing next to her. When he tried to save his wife he slipped and fell down. The wife later survived but the husband went missing. Police and fire servicemen later recovered his body after a long search.

Singair police SI Mahfuz Rana confirmed the matter.

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