A ferry with 9 covered vans and a pickup sank at Paturia wharf. The ferry named Rajnigandhya sank at Ghat No. 5 of Paturia today at 8:30 am on Wednesday.
This information was informed by the media cell of the fire service.
According to the Fire Service, Aricha Fire Station’s diving unit is working in this incident. Besides, the diving unit from Siddique Bazar fire station has left for the spot.
The fire service also said that 6 people have been rescued alive so far in this incident. However, no casualty has been reported yet.