Compensation for launch accident victims demanded | The Daily Star
12:00 AM, May 16, 2011 / LAST MODIFIED: 12:00 AM, May 16, 2011

Compensation for launch accident victims demanded

Some NGOs activists yesterday demanded compensation for the family members of the victims of MV Bipasha launch accident, which occurred in Meghna River in Brahmanbaria on April 21 that took 33 lives.
They also demanded punishment of the responsible ship surveyor of Narayanganj office of the Department of Shipping (DoS) for giving fitness certificate to the unregistered launch.
They placed the demands at a human chain organised by the Safe Waterway Implementation Movement in front of the National Press Club in the city yesterday, says a press release.

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