A young man died in a boat capsize in the Pagla River at Mirzachar Paschimpara in Raipura upazila of Narsingdi district. The deceased was identified as Ujjal Mia, 25.
Besides, two people including an old woman and a child are missing. The accident happened on Sunday evening. Son of Akhter Miah of Mirzachar village in Ujjal upazila. The two missing are Kamala Begum (50) and Sanjida (8), wife of Hossain Ali of the same village.
Some passengers were able to swim to shore, but Ujjal, old Kamala and child Sanjida drowned.