Daily Archives: June 9, 2010

Ferry Sinks in Storm in Northeastern Bangladesh

Authorities say that a boat packed with passengers sank in northeastern Bangladesh on Tuesday after being caught in a storm, leaving 12 people dead, including 10 children. The ferry was making a 2-mile (3-kilometre) trip between villages on a lake in the Sunamganj District. Ferries are often overloaded in Bangladesh. Image: AFP The ferry accident […]