Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina expressed profound sorrow and shock at the loss of lives in Buriganga launch capsize.
She prayed for eternal peace of the departed souls and expressed sympathy to the bereaved families.
She is enquiring about the rescue operation.
At least 30 people died as a launch, carrying over 150 passengers, capsized in the Buriganga river near Shyambazar in the morning.
Source: United News of Bangladesh