2 teenagers die as fishing trawler sinks in Noakhali

Sun Online Desk

25th September, 2020 02:30:37 printer

2 teenagers die as fishing trawler sinks in Noakhali

Bodies of two teenagers, who went missing on Thursday night following a fishing trawler capsize in the Meghna River near Banglabazar Ghat at Hatiyar Charashwar Union under Dwip Upazila of Noakhali, have been recovered on Friday morning.

The deceased were identified as Insaf, 16, son of Md Rahmat, hailing from Char Koilash village at Charking union of the upazila and Rajib, 13, son of Md Faroque, from Chariswar union of the upazila.

Md Abul Khayer, officer-in-charge (OC) of Hatia Police Station, said the fishing trawler carrying 10 people, capsized in the mid-river caught by a gusty wind.

Two people went missing after the incident while eight others managed to swim ashore.


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