Female UP member killed in speedboat-ferry collision
Published : Sunday, 15 July, 2018 at 4:59 PM Count : 272
A female Union Parishad member was killed and another missing in a collision between a speedboat and a ferry at Shimulia Ghat in Munshiganj district on Sunday morning.
Deceased Sufia Khatun, 60, was a reserved member of Hasara Union Parishad (UP) under Sreenagar upazila.
Kazi Maksuda Lima, additional superintendent of Shreenagar and Lohajang Police Circle, confirmed the matter.
A speedboat collided with a ferry in the ferry terminal area around 9:00am, leaving one dead.
One Jalal Sarder, a resident of Sreenagar upazila, went missing in the Padma River in the incident, the police official added.
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