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3 killed as trawler sinks in Cumilla

Staff Correspondent
trawler sinks in Cumilla
Three people, including a child, drowned when a trawler sank in the Kanthalia river in Cumilla's Meghna Upazila. Another is missing.

The incident took place on Monday, January 3 at around 1.45 pm. The names of the dead were not known immediately.

Meghna police sub-inspector (SI) Ujjwal confirmed the matter.

He said the incident took place when a passenger trawler was on its way from Hasnabad in Daudkandi Upazila to Darigaon village in Titas Upazila. There were 14 passengers in the trawler.

Locals have recovered the bodies of three people. The identities of the dead have not been known yet. A search is on for a missing person.

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