More than 1500 tourists have been stranded in Saint Martin Island of Cox’s Bazar due to bad weather.
The Meteorological Department has already asked the local maritime port to keep hoisted local cautionary signal No. 3.
From early Friday, no ships moved to Saint Martin from Teknaf due to bad weather. So, the stranded tourists could not return from the tiny island.
However the local administration said all the tourists stranded at Saint Martin are safe.
Confirming the news, A K M Nazmul Haque, assistant meteorologist of Cox’s Bazar office, said Meteorological department issued local cautionary signal No. 3 due to bad weather. All tourist ships were asked to stop until further instruction.