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17 fishermen missing in sea

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21st July, 2018 01:44:57 printer

17 fishermen missing in sea

At least 17 fishermen went missing in Bay as a trawler, carrying them, drowned in the sea amid unfavorable weather.


The incident occurred around 9:00am on Saturday near Narikel Bariya area of the sea in Barguna district.


Confirming the information, Barguna Fishing Trawler Labour Union Secretary Dulal Mastar said: “All 17 missing people went to catch fish on Friday night through a fishing boat Tariqul-1.”


Dulal Master, however, could not ensure identities of the fishermen immediately.