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Kishoreganj boat capsize: 3 bodies fished out of Brahmaputra

The bodies of three people, who went missing after a boat capsized in the Brahmaputra river two days ago, were fished out on Wednesday.


The deceased were identified as Shamim Mia, 30, son of Kitab Ali of Tarpasha village, Md Sifat, 16, son of Abdus Samad, and Yeasin, 7, son of Monir Hossain of Mymensingh district.


Asaduzzaman Titu, inspector at Hossainpur police station, said local people spotted the bodies of the trio floating in the river under the Dane bridge at 6am and informed cops.


Later, drivers from the local fire service recovered the bodies of the trio.


The trio met the watery grave while going to Kishoreganj to see the historical boat race on September 19.


Source: United News of Bangladesh