Four die after ferry capsizes in Myanmar

Dhaka,  Sun,  24 September 2017
Published : 16 Oct 2016, 11:34:00

Four die after ferry capsizes in Myanmar

At least four people were killed and dozen others missing after a ferry capsized in Myanmar's northwestern Sagaing region, official media reported on Sunday. 

The ferry, with about 300 passengers aboard, capsized on Saturday in Chindwin river on its way from Homelin to Monywa after hitting a rock. 

The survivors had been pulled out from the river, the report said, adding that a search and rescue operation was underway in the river, according to a news agency report.

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