Manikganj: The body of ferry master who went missing after a ferry capsized was retrieved on Monday by divers of Aricha Fire Station at Bahadurpur, about 7-8 km away from the spot.
Fire service personnel recovered the body of Humayun Kabir, assistant master of Rajanigandha Ferry in Paturia upazila of Manikganj, six days after the accident.
The body was recovered at 4:30 pm, said Manikganj Fire Service Deputy Assistant Director Abdul Ha-mid Mia.
On January 17, the ferry with pickup trucks and covered vans sank in the Padma River. The assistant master was the only person on board who went missing.