Bangladesh official says ferry has capsized (UPDATE) (6)

Trend 2014.08.04 09:46
(Details added - first version posted at 11:26) A Bangladesh official says a passenger ferry carrying hundreds of people has capsized, AP reported Bangladesh Inland Water Transport Authority Chairman Samsuddoha Khondaker said the accident took place Monday morning as the ferry was crossing the River Padma in Munshiganj district in the central part of the country. Local media reports say that up to 250 passengers were on board when the accident happened.
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