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Trawler sinking in Brahmanbaria, death toll stood 23

Staff Correspondent
National
Brahmanbaria
The name of another person has been found in the incident of boat sinking in Laiska Bill in Vijayanagar of Brahmanbaria, the administration said. The death toll stood at 23.

Additional Deputy Commissioner Ruhul Amin confirmed the death at around 7.30 pm on Sunday.

The deceased was identified as Jamila Begum, 65, wife of Shahid Miah of Sadekpur village under Sadekpur union of Sadar upazila. Jamila died on the same day while coming to Brahmanbaria from Champaknagar boat dock in Vijayanagar upazila. However, the list of Jamila's names was officially released on Sunday.

Md. Ruhul Amin said, "We can know the name of Jamila Begum's family to get the help of TK. 20,000 today. The death toll from the sinking of the trawler stood at 23."

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