A young man died after falling into the river in Sunamganj


A young man named Sujan (27) died after falling from a boat into the river in Sunamganj’s Shalla.

The incident took place in the river near Achanpur village of Habibpur union of the upazila on Friday (July 5) morning.

Later in the afternoon, after a lot of searching, the diving team of the fire service recovered his body.

The deceased youth is the son of Sarjivan Das of Shaskhai village (Natunhati).

According to police and local sources, Sujan went missing after falling into the river from an engine-driven boat on Friday morning. The locals informed the police. Later, a fire service team conducted a rescue operation in the river and recovered his body after 2 hours.

Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Shalla police station Mizanur Rahman said that a young man was missing after falling into the river. Later, a diving team of the fire service recovered his body.

LIPSON AHMED/ZH/MS