47 killed in ferry mishap

47 killed in ferry mishap

“The local rescuers so far retrieved some 47 bodies as searches for more were underway as the trawler upturned after being hit by a passenger ferry,” Additional Police Superintendent Anwar Hossain said. He said the  trawler was reportedly carrying some 80 passengers as it was plying on a local route when it collided head-on with the launch.