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43 containers drop from ship at Bay of Bengal

43 containers drop from ship at Bay of Bengal

The incident was took place on Sunday morning as the ship was caught in heavy weather near the Hatia Channel of the Bay of Bengal.

According to the officials of the Bangladesh Inland Water Transport Authority (BIWTA), the containers on board the ‘KSL Gladiator’ fell overboard near the Bashanchar area around 8:30 am on Sunday.The authorities, however, could not provide information on the contents of the containers.