2 killed in Sunamganj boat capsize

News Desk
27 June 2020, Sat
Published: 04:51

2 killed in Sunamganj boat capsize

Two people including a child were killed as a boat capsized in a river in Dirai upazila of Sunamganj on Saturday morning, according to media reports.

Details about the victims, age around 55, 12 could not be known yet.

Officer-in-charge (OC) of Dirai Police station KM Nazrul Islam confirmed the matter.

The boat carrying around 16 passengers capsized in the mid-river caught by a gusty wind, leaving two people including the child dead on the spot and others managed to swim to the shore, according to locals.