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    Mayur-2 master arrested

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:14pm on July 13, 2020

    Rapid Action Battalion on Monday arrested the master of Mayur-2 launch, who along with his co-master allegedly caused the recent Buriganga launch capsize that claimed...

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    Moyur-2 owner placed on 3-day remand

    Court Correspondent | Updated at 10:22am on July 09, 2020

    River police in early hours of Thursday arrested the owner of Mayur-2 launch from the Sobhanbagh area in the capital after it was accused of...

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    Buriganga launch capsize may turn into murder case

    United News of Bangladesh. Dhaka | Updated at 07:38pm on July 07, 2020

    State Minister for Shipping Khalid Mahmud Chowdhury on Tuesday said that if deaths in Buriganga launch capsize is proven as murder, then the case filed...

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    Unskilled master, launch staff members blamed for accident

    Shahin Akhter | Updated at 12:57am on July 07, 2020

    A report by a probe committee formed following the recent incident of launch capsize in the River Buriganga blamed the unskilled master and staff members...

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    BIWTA probe body gets more time to submit report

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:47am on July 03, 2020

    A committee to probe the recent launch capsize incident in river Buriganga was given more time on Thursday to complete the job. Bangladesh Inland Water...

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    Postagola Bridge opened for light vehicles

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:05am on July 02, 2020

    Postagola Bridge on the River Buriganga in Dhaka was opened for light vehicles on Wednesday, two days after the bridge was critically damaged as a...

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    People suffer as Postogola bridge remains off-limit to vehicles

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:59pm on June 30, 2020

    A huge number of people, especially patients and office-goers, suffered all day long on Tuesday as vehicular movement on the Bangladesh-China Friendship Bridge 1 over...

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    Survived under water for 13 hours, Suman Bepari shares experience

    Ishtiaque Foysol | Updated at 06:09pm on June 30, 2020

    Sumon Bepari, the man who miraculously survived for 13 hours under the water on Monday’s launch capsize, shared his experience before the media on Tuesday....

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    Death toll reaches 34, rescue operation ends

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:43pm on June 30, 2020

    The death toll from Monday’s launch capsize in the River Buriganga ran into 34 on Tuesday while the authorities officially called off the rescue operation...

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    Mayur-2 owner, six others sued

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:52am on June 30, 2020

    The rescue operation continued on Tuesday for the second consecutive day to recover the capsized launch in the river Buriganga that sank a day earlier...