DHAKA, April 8, 2017 (BSS) - Information Minister Hasanul Haque Inu today suggested giving exemplary punishment to those responsible for boat capsize in Sandwip on April 2, which claimed 18 lives.
The minister made the suggestion addressing a human chain organized by Dhakastha Sandwipbashi, an organization of Sandwip people living in Dhaka, in front of Jatiya Press Club here.
Inu prayed for eternal peace of the departed souls of those killed in the boat capsize and conveyed deep sympathy to the bereaved family members.
Dhakastha Sandwipbashi organized the programme in demand for punishment of those responsible for the boat capsize in Guptachhara naval route on April 2.
Mosharraf Hossain Khadem, JSD leader Nurul Akthar, Dr Proshanto Kumar Banarjee, Saleha Begum and Shamsul Kabir Khan, among others, also spoke on the occasion.
Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)