Four of a family die in boat capsize

Four members of a family have died in a boat capsize at Srinagar Upazila in Munshiganj. The deceased are Rafiqul Islam, 7 his sister Rodela Akter, 5, and cousins ‘Khokon’, 35, and ‘Rajon’, 25.

Srinagar police chief Sakhawat Hossain said the boat capsized when seven of the family at East Deulbhog were going to one of their relatives’ house at 1am on Monday.

Three of them managed to swim ashore, he added.

Local people recovered the bodies after the incident.

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