Three people, including a child, went missing after a small boat capsized in the Padma River in Dighi Gohailbari area of Sadar upazila in Pabna, reports UNB.
The missing people are Hashem, Bipul and Naim.
Officer-in-charge of Sadar police station Obaidul Haque said a small boat with 11 people on board sank while crossing the Padma River around 2:30 pm.
Eight people managed to swim ashore while three others remained missing.
Upazila nirbahi officer (UNO) Md Joynal Abedin said a diver team from Rajshahi started for the accident spot to launch a salvage operation.