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Published : Monday, 6 December, 2021 at 8:26 PM  Count : 517
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13 fishermen missing in Bhola

13 fishermen missing in Bhola


At least eight fishermen were rescued and 13 went missing after a ship hit a trawler in the sea at Charfasson in Bhola.

The accident took place in the south side of Dhalchar in the sea on Sunday night, said Charfasson upazila nirbahi officer (UNO) Md Al Noman.

The fishermen are the residents of Abdullahpur union in the upazila.

According to sources, being informed about cyclone "Jawad",  the fishermen were returning from the sea but a ship hit the trawler on the way and instantly it sank.

However, Police, Coast Guard and Naval police are jointly working to rescue them, the UNO added.

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