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Sexagenarian drowns in Ctg

Staff Correspondent

25 August, 2019 12:00 AM printer

CHATTOGRAM: An elderly person drowned in Shikalbaha Khal under Karnaphuli police station in the city on Saturday.

 The deceased was identified as Md Abul Kashem, 60, son of late Nazir Ahmed of Billah Para in the city.   

 Sources said Kashem went missing in canal while fishing at around 11:00am.

 Local fishermen recovered the body from the canal at around 2:00pm, said Assistant Director (AD) Jashim Uddin of Fire Service and Civil Defence (FSCD) department, Chattogram.