07:35 PM, February 28, 2014 / LAST MODIFIED: 01:53 AM, March 08, 2015

Fishing vassal with 28 men drowned in Bay

Fishing vassal with 28 men drowned in Bay

Star Online Report

A fishing vassal with 28 people including captain and fishermen drowned in the Bay of Bengal today.

FV Shahshahil, drowned around 1:00pm about 15 nautical miles off Cox's Bazar, reports our Chittagong correspondent quoting Razibul Islam, a lieutenant commander of Bangladesh Navy.

The vassal drowned due to stormy weather in the sea, said Md Mohiuddin, an official of Ali and Brothers, owner of the vassal.

A rescue ship of Bangladesh Navy was on its way to join rescue operation.


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