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Body of worker missing in boat capsize found


Dhaka – The body of a day labourer, who went missing as a boat capsized in the Old Brahmaputra river in Dakpara area of Sadar upazila in Sherpur on Thursday evening, was found dead in Sarifpur area of Jamalpur district on Saturday morning.The deceased was identified Shahidul Islam, 26, son of Bahadur Miah, a resident of Dighaldi Mollapara village in Charpakkhimari union.Mostafizur Rahman, sub-inspector of Sherpur Sadar Police Station, said that the boat carrying 22 day labourers sank in the river due to stormy weather while they were returning from their workplace which left Shahidul Islam and Farid Hossain, 26, son of Yusuf Ali, missing.Locals spotted Shahidul’s body 6-km far from incident place 40 hours after the incident and informed police.Later, police recovered the body.UNB news agency


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