Official: Ferry with 200 passengers capsizes near Dhaka (21)

Anadolu Agency 2014.08.04 12:17
The ferry capsized on the Padma River, and officials said heavy waves might have contributed to the accident. DHAKA, Bangladesh A ferry carrying more than 200 passengers capsized Monday morning south of Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh, officials said. A rescue operation was underway involving divers, the rescue vessel MV Rustom, and a helicopter, said officials with the Bangladesh Inland Water Transportation Authority.
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