Fisherman feared drowned after boat capsizes

Published on 5 Sep 2019 7:14:06 PM

Search and rescue operation is ongoing for fisherman Mojur Rahman Omar Khaz feared to have drowned after the boat he was in capsized near the Penang Esplanade Thursday morning.

Penang Fire and Rescue Department (fire operations and safety) officer Supt Nafis Ariff Abdullah said the boat with five on board hit a buoy at sea before capsizing, however, four managed to save themselves.