3 die, 11 fishermen rescued as boat capsizes in Noakhali bay
Three fishermen drowned as a fishing boat capsized in the bay in Noakhali on Tuesday night.
The deceased were identified as Shuklab Das, 25, Prannarg, 50, and Sourav, 13, residents of Subarnachar upazila.
Locals said a fishing boat carrying 14 fishermen onboard went to the deep sea for fishing on Monday. The boat sank in the bay near south of the Char Rangunia in Hatia upazila at about 7.30pm.
Three people drowned in the sea while 11 others were rescued from Tuesday night to Wednesday noon.
Hatia Murshed Outpost in-charge Abdul Halim confirmed the matter.