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Body of missing trader fished out of Karnaphuli

  • Staff Correspondent
  • 2 October, 2022 12:00 AM
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Body of missing trader fished out of Karnaphuli

CHATTOGRAM: The body of the businessman, who went missing after falling into river Karnaphuli while boarding a boat on Friday, was recovered from Shah Amanat Bridge area in the city on Saturday.

The ill-fated victim identified as Baharul Alam Bahar, 62, son of late Belayet Hossain Hawladar of Dualatkhan area under Bhola district, was proprietor of ‘Messer’s Bijoy Shipping and Trading Agency’ of the city’s Majhirghat area.

He was resident of Isanagar area under Karnaphuli upazila and a member of the executive committee for Chattogram Bandar Lighterage Thikadar Samity. Several teams of river police and divers of Fire Service and Civil Defence department carried out search operation.