Case filed against 7 people over Buriganga launch capsize

Staff Correspondent
30 June 2020, Tue
Published: 10:34

Case filed against 7 people over Buriganga launch capsize

A case has been filed accusing seven people in connection with capsizing of a launch in the Buriganga river on Monday (Monday 29) that left 36 people dead.

Cops filed the case with South Keraniganj police station early Tuesday accusing the people, including the owner of Mayur 2 launch Mosaddek Hanif Sowat, Assistant Superintendent of Police (Dhaka zone) Abul Kalam Azad of the river police said.

At least 36 people have been killed when launch ML Morning Bird coming from Munshiganj sank in the Buriganga after another launch named Mayur 2 in reverse horrifically crashed into it near Farashganj Ghat in Dhaka on Monday.

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