TITLE

Bangladesh Ferry Dragged From River, Death Toll at 110

AUTHOR(S)
AHMED, ANIS; QUADIR, SERAJUL
PUB. DATE
March 2012
SOURCE
News India Times;03/23/2012, Vol. 43 Issue 12, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the recovery of the Bangladeshi ferry, MV Shariatpur-1, after it sank due to a collision with an oil barge, along with dead bodies, in Dhaka, Bangladesh.
ACCESSION #
85482079

 

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