launch capsize

Three bodies recovered

Bodies of three workers, who were missing since a cargo vessel and a launch capsized in the Pashur river under Chandpai Range of the Sundarbans on Tuesday night, were recovered yesterday.

February 24, 2015
February 24, 2015

Launch capsize taking a heavy toll

WE are distressed at the untimely deaths of at least 70 people in a launch capsize in the Padma river in Manikganj on Sunday after it was hit by a cargo vessel. With 36 people still missing, it is...

February 23, 2015
February 23, 2015

Death toll from Padma launch capsize reaches 70

Death toll from Padma launch disaster reaches 70 as rescuers recover 28 more bodies

February 22, 2015
February 22, 2015

Death toll rises to 39

At least 35 people have been killed when a launch carrying over 150 passengers capsizes in the Padma river in Manikganj after being hit by a cargo trawler