Search for survivors in Bangladesh after ferry sinks during storm following collision with boat

Published Apr 04 2021 at 4:55 PM GMT
  • Rescuers are searching for survivors after a small ferry packed with up to 50 passengers sank after colliding with another boat in central Bangladesh on Sunday, officials said.
  • The one-and-a-half storey vessel sank in the Shitalakhsya river around 6pm local time after leaving the central industrial city of Narayanganj, which is 20 kilometres (12.4 miles) from the capital Dhaka, for the nearby district of Munshiganj, officials said.
  • A local police inspector said the ferry was packed with….


  • Published Apr 4, 2021 4:55 PM GMT