Woman’s floating body rescued in Kushtia
A woman’s body was recovered from Padma river in Daulatpurupazilaon Saturday night.
The identity of the deceased could not be known immediately.
Upazila nirbahi officer (UNO) of Daulatpur Md Toufikur Rahman said the woman’s floating body was recovered at the evening from near Abeder Ghat area in the Padma river while a child was found alive.
The body recovery was preceded by a reported boat capsize in the same area around 8pm, reports unb.
Whether the woman was killed in the boat capsize or died after falling fallen from a boat was not clear, added the UNO.
Chairman of Chilmari union porishad Syed Ahmed also confirmed recovery of the woman’s body from the river.