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BCG rescues all 14 crew in Meghna

Published : 22 Jul 2020 09:11 PM | Updated : 05 Sep 2020 03:07 PM

A cargo vessel named MV Baitul Izzah-3 collided with two other ships in the vicinity of Chandpur Harina Ghat on Monday while approaching due to inclement weather and strong currents.  

Rescuers from Bangladesh Coast Guard Station Chandpur and Haimchar rushed to the spot and rescued all the 14 crew members alive. The cargo was on its way to Dhaka and was anchored in Harinaghat area. The cargo sank as water entered it quickly. Until the last news, the rescue work of the ship has started under the supervision of BIWTA.