Launch capsizes in Buriganga

  • Sumon Bepari, 35, was admitted to Mitford Hospital in Dhaka when rescuers found him inside a launch 13 hours after it capsized on the Buriganga river in the capital.

    Sumon Bepari, 35, was admitted to Mitford Hospital in Dhaka when rescuers found him inside a launch 13 hours after it capsized on the Buriganga river in the capital.

  • Sumon Bepari, 35, was admitted to Mitford Hospital in Dhaka when rescuers found him inside a launch 13 hours after it capsized on the Buriganga river in the capital.

    Sumon Bepari, 35, was admitted to Mitford Hospital in Dhaka when rescuers found him inside a launch 13 hours after it capsized on the Buriganga river in the capital.

  • Bodies recovered by rescuers are lined up after a launch sank on the Buriganga River near Dhaka's Shyambazar following a collision with another vessel on Monday. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Bodies recovered by rescuers are lined up after a launch sank on the Buriganga River near Dhaka's Shyambazar following a collision with another vessel on Monday. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Bodies recovered by rescuers are lined up after a launch sank on the Buriganga River near Dhaka's Shyambazar following a collision with another vessel on Monday. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Bodies recovered by rescuers are lined up after a launch sank on the Buriganga River near Dhaka's Shyambazar following a collision with another vessel on Monday. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Nayan Talukder, sibling of Buringanga launch capsize victim Sumon Talukder – an employee of Jamuna Bank’s Islampur branch, is reduced to tears after arriving at the scene on Monday. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Nayan Talukder, sibling of Buringanga launch capsize victim Sumon Talukder – an employee of Jamuna Bank’s Islampur branch, is reduced to tears after arriving at the scene on Monday. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Nayan Talukder, sibling of Buringanga launch capsize victim Sumon Talukder – an employee of Jamuna Bank’s Islampur branch, is reduced to tears after arriving at the scene on Monday. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Nayan Talukder, sibling of Buringanga launch capsize victim Sumon Talukder – an employee of Jamuna Bank’s Islampur branch, is reduced to tears after arriving at the scene on Monday. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Nayan Talukder, sibling of Buringanga launch capsize victim Sumon Talukder – an employee of Jamuna Bank’s Islampur branch, is reduced to tears after arriving at the scene on Monday. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Nayan Talukder, sibling of Buringanga launch capsize victim Sumon Talukder – an employee of Jamuna Bank’s Islampur branch, is reduced to tears after arriving at the scene on Monday. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Fire service members transferring the bodies of those dead in the Buringanga launch capsize to the morgue of Mitford Hospital. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Fire service members transferring the bodies of those dead in the Buringanga launch capsize to the morgue of Mitford Hospital. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Fire service members transferring the bodies of those dead in the Buringanga launch capsize to the morgue of Mitford Hospital. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Fire service members transferring the bodies of those dead in the Buringanga launch capsize to the morgue of Mitford Hospital. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Fire service members sending the body of a victim of the Buringanga launch capsize incident to the Mitford Hospital morgue. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Fire service members sending the body of a victim of the Buringanga launch capsize incident to the Mitford Hospital morgue. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Shocked over the Buringanga launch capsize incident, relatives of the victims of break down in tears in front of Mitford Hospital’s morgue in Old Dhaka. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Shocked over the Buringanga launch capsize incident, relatives of the victims of break down in tears in front of Mitford Hospital’s morgue in Old Dhaka. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Shocked over the Buringanga launch capsize incident, relatives of the victims of break down in tears in front of Mitford Hospital’s morgue in Old Dhaka. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Shocked over the Buringanga launch capsize incident, relatives of the victims of break down in tears in front of Mitford Hospital’s morgue in Old Dhaka. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Shocked over the Buringanga launch capsize incident, relatives of the victims of break down in tears in front of Mitford Hospital’s morgue in Old Dhaka. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Shocked over the Buringanga launch capsize incident, relatives of the victims of break down in tears in front of Mitford Hospital’s morgue in Old Dhaka. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Shocked over the Buringanga launch capsize incident, relatives of the victims of break down in tears in front of Mitford Hospital’s morgue in Old Dhaka. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Shocked over the Buringanga launch capsize incident, relatives of the victims of break down in tears in front of Mitford Hospital’s morgue in Old Dhaka. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Shocked over the Buringanga launch capsize incident, relatives of the victims of break down in tears in front of Mitford Hospital’s morgue in Old Dhaka. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Shocked over the Buringanga launch capsize incident, relatives of the victims of break down in tears in front of Mitford Hospital’s morgue in Old Dhaka. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The bodies of the dead in the Buringanga launch capsize incident were kept in front of the Mitford Hospital morgue in Old Dhaka. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The bodies of the dead in the Buringanga launch capsize incident were kept in front of the Mitford Hospital morgue in Old Dhaka. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A family is retrieving the body of a Buriganga launch capsize victims from the morgue of Mitford Hospital in Old Dhaka. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A family is retrieving the body of a Buriganga launch capsize victims from the morgue of Mitford Hospital in Old Dhaka. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Bodies recovered by rescuers are lined up after a launch sank on the Buriganga River near Dhaka's Shyambazar following a collision with another vessel on Monday. Photo: Kamal Hossain Talukdar

    Bodies recovered by rescuers are lined up after a launch sank on the Buriganga River near Dhaka's Shyambazar following a collision with another vessel on Monday. Photo: Kamal Hossain Talukdar

  • Bodies recovered by rescuers are lined up after a launch sank on the Buriganga River near Dhaka's Shyambazar following a collision with another vessel on Monday. Photo: Kamal Hossain Talukdar

    Bodies recovered by rescuers are lined up after a launch sank on the Buriganga River near Dhaka's Shyambazar following a collision with another vessel on Monday. Photo: Kamal Hossain Talukdar

  • Divers from the fire service together with Navy and Coast Guard personnel conducted a rescue operation after a launch sank on the Buriganga River following a collision with another vessel near Dhaka's Shyambazar on Monday. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Divers from the fire service together with Navy and Coast Guard personnel conducted a rescue operation after a launch sank on the Buriganga River following a collision with another vessel near Dhaka's Shyambazar on Monday. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Divers from the fire service together with Navy and Coast Guard personnel conducted a rescue operation after a launch sank on the Buriganga River following a collision with another vessel near Dhaka's Shyambazar on Monday. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Divers from the fire service together with Navy and Coast Guard personnel conducted a rescue operation after a launch sank on the Buriganga River following a collision with another vessel near Dhaka's Shyambazar on Monday. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

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