5 labourers missing as boat sinks in Padma river

Sun Online Desk

5th June, 2020 01:25:25 printer

5 labourers missing as boat sinks in Padma river

Five people went missing when a boat capsized in the Padma river at Charnasirpur in Sadarpur upazila  of Faridpur on Friday.

Those went missing  are Shahid Mia, 16, Rubel Hossain, 27 of Sadarpur upazila, Shahabul, 35, Shilon Mia, 38 and Abdur Razzak, 40 of Chuadanga district.

The accident took place around 8 am when the  engine-run boat from Nawab Mollar ghat sank in the river due to gusty wind while heading towards Charnasirpur union in the morning, said Purubi Goldar, upazila Nirbahi Officer of Sadarpur upazila.

The boatman managed to swim ashore.

 


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