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Putin mourns launch capsize deaths

Bss, Dhaka
Russian President Vladimir Putin
Russian President Vladimir Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin has expressed deep shock and sorrows at the loss of lives in a tragic launch capsize in the Padma river in Bangladesh.
In separate messages sent to President Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday, the Russian President expressed profound condolences at the loss of lives in the launch capsize in the Padma river near Mawa of Munshiganj district, PM's Press Secretary AKM Shameem Chowdhury told BSS.
The Mawa-bound launch 'MV Pinak-6' carrying about 250 passengers sank in the Lauhoganj channel in the Padma river on Monday morning on its way from Kawrakandi of Madaripur.

 

Published: 6:11 pm Saturday, August 09, 2014

Last modified: 9:49 pm Saturday, August 09, 2014

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