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Missing mother, daughter found dead in Bandarban, son goes missing

  • Sun Online Desk
  • 16th September, 2021 12:21:01 PM
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The bodies of a woman and her daughter, who went missing in a stream in Bandarban due to heavy rains on Wednesday, were recovered on Thursday morning.

The deceased were identified as Krishnati Tripura, 44, wife of late Diambo Tripura and her daughter Bajerang Tripura, 13. Krishnati's son Pradeep Tripura, 8, is still missing.

Sohag Rana, Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Bandarban Sadar Police Station, said Krishnati, Bajerang and son Pradeep were swept away by the water of a mountain stream at around 7:00 pm on Wednesday while returning from Jhum during heavy rains.

Rescue operation is underway to find out the missing boy, the OC said.