200 boatmen receive training in sea safety

Staff Correspondent

7 March, 2021 12:00 AM printer

A total of 200 boatmen have received a two-day training in sea safety at Moheshkhali in Cox’s Bazar.  

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) in association with Moheshkhali upazila administration and Bureau of Humanitarian Assistance (BHA) organised the training, which started on Friday and concluded on Saturday.  The boatmen in two batches were provided the training.

Fire Service and Civil Defense, Cyclone Preparedness Programme (CPP), Bangladesh’s Internal Water Transportation Authority and Coast Guard, among others, also participated in the training.