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20 fishermen go missing in Bay

Staff Correspondent     19 June, 2018 12:00 AM printer

CHATTOGRAM: Some 20 fishermen and oarsmen, mostly from the Pashchim Napora village under Banshkhali upazila in the district, went missing with a fishing trawler after going for fishing in the deep sea last week.  

A sombre atmosphere was prevailing at the village over missing of the persons.

Owner Haridhar Koirtab Das of the trawler lodged a general diary with the concerned Banshkhali police station on June 14.

Sources said the trawler with the fishermen and oarsmen left from Farir Mukh area under the upazila for fishing in the deep sea on May 31.

But, the owner lost communication with the trawler at around 12:00am on June 9 and it remained traceless since then.