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3 die as boat capsizes in Cumilla

 Cumilla Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 06:29 PM, 3 January 2022  

3 die as boat capsizes in Cumilla

3 die as boat capsizes in Cumilla

The bodies of two children and an old woman have been recovered after a trawler capsized in Kanthalia river in Cumilla's Meghna upazila. Another person remained missing in the incident.

One of the dead was identified as Maryom while the identities of the other two and one missing were not known.

The accident took place on the Kanthalia river near Luterchar area of ​​the upazila at 2.15 pm on Monday.

It is learned that the trawler was carrying 32 passengers. Three of them have died and one remained missing. The other seven were able to swim ashore.

Shipon, a medical technician at a private hospital in Cumilla's Daudkandi upazila, confirmed the news.

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