A minor boy named Md Shohag is still missing
A man was killed and another minor boy went missing after a fishing trawler capsized at Nijhum Dwip under Hatia upazila in Noakhali early Tuesday.
The deceased, identified as Rasel Uddin Bechu, 25, was from Amtali Bazar of Jahajmara union under the upazila, said Hatia police station Officer-in-Charge (OC) Abul Khayer.
Khayer said a fishing trawler carrying at least 13 fishermen capsized at around 4am at the 13 km south of Nijhum Dwip. Locals recovered the dead body of Rasel Uddin Bechu and rescued 11 other fishermen alive.
"However, another minor boy named Md Shohag is still missing. Members of Coast Guard and River Police are conducting a search operation for the boy." added the OC.