Navy member goes missing from Dhaka cantonment

Staff Correspondent | Published: 00:09, Jan 17,2020


A Bangladesh Navy member, Sheikh Sohag Hossain of Sathkhira, went missing on January 3 from BNS base Haji Mohsin in the Dhaka Cantonment, said the family on Thursday.

His mother Parvin Khatun told New Age that her son went missing during his interval of the duty.

She said that the family was told that Sohag left the base at about 7:15pm on January 3 to send money through mobile banking service. His phone has found switched off since then.

‘I spoke to him between 6:30pm and 7:00pm and he said he was on duty between 8:00am and 2:00pm and was preparing for another duty from 8:00pm to 2:00am,’ Parvin said.

The Inter-Services Public Relations Directorate director Lieutenant Colonel Abdullah Ibn Zaid said they were collecting information about him.

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