Bodies of two missing fishermen recovered from Meghna

Police on Friday recovered bodies of two fishermen from Thengarchar area of Hatiya upazila in Noakhali.

They went missing after a fishing trawler capsized in the Meghna River on Thursday.

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The deceased are Md Insaf, 16, son of Rahamat Mia and Razib, 12, son of Faruk Mia.

Hatiya police station officer-in-charge Abul Khayer confirmed the matter and said a fishing trawler capsized in Hatiya. Two fishermen went missing while eight others managed to swim ashore.

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Locals informed police after spotting the bodies floating in the river around 8am, he said.

The bodies were handed over to their families, he added.