NARAYANGANJ: A man went missing as a trawler capsized after being hit by a launch in Buriganga River under Fatullah area of Narayanganj early Friday (January 12).
He was identified as Dudu Mia, a butcher in profession, from North Narsinghpur area of Fatullah.
Witnesses said that the Boktaboli-ghat bound trawler, carrying 11 passengers from Fatullah, sank in the middle of the river as a launch hit it at around 6am.
All of the passengers excluding Dudu managed to swim to the shore.
Narayanganj Fire Service Station Deputy Managing Director (DMD) Mamun said that search & rescue efforts are going on, to trace Dudu.
BDST: 1432 HRS, JAN 12, 2018