23 Dead, Dozens Missing in Bangladesh’s Dhaka.Twenty-three people drowned and dozens were missing on Monday after a capsized in Dhaka (Bangladesh’s capital).
There were believed to be around 50 people on board the ferry. Several witness told local television stations that the boat was carrying more than 50 people
“We have so far recovered 23 bodies from the sunken ferry”fire brigade official Enayet Hossain told.
Ferry accidents are common in Bangladesh due to poor safety standards in country’s many shipyards.