You are not Logged in! Log in or register.
Check latest hot topics and new pictures Last Updated: 12 September, 2014
Boat capsizes in Bangladesh

Boat capsizes in BangladeshDhaka, Feb 8: A boat carrying about 100 passengers capsized Friday in Meghna river in Bangladesh's Munshiganj district, a media report said Friday. Some of the passengers managed to swim ashore.

The boat capsized after it hit a sand-laden vessel, reported the Daily Star.

The Chandpur-bound boat carrying around 100 passengers started from Narayanganj launch terminal at 7 a. m.

Witnesses said some of the passengers managed to swam ashore after the launch capsized around 8 a. m. (IANS)