Kutubdia Police Station Officer in-Charge Abul Kalam Azad said relatives identified the bodies after they were brought to Cox’s Bazar Sadar Hospital around 6:00am.
On Tuesday night, Bangladesh Navy handed over 18 bodies to Kutubdia police.
Earlier, local fishermen recovered three bodies on Monday evening. The bodies were buried in Banshkhali.
The dead were identified Jahangir Alam, 35, son of Sirajul Haque, Mohammad Khalil, 20, son of Abu Taher, Abdur Rahim, 15, son of Abu Siddique, Abdul Nur, 20, son of Badiul Alam, Nurul Islam, 44, son of Abu Ejahar Mia, Delwar Hossain, 24, son of Habibur Rahman, Mizanur Rahman, 18, son of Zafar Ahmed, Fakhrul Anwar, 25, son of Ahmed Sofa, Saker Ullah, 40, son of Hassan Ali, Rafiqul Islam, 23, son of Farid Ahmed, Abdul Alam, 18, son of Kabir Ahmed, and Mohammad Shakir, 25, son of Ejahar Mia. Read more →