At Least 35 Dead As Ferry Capsizes In Remote Indian Region

Brahmaputra India River

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Sources have told the Sunday Indian newspaper that at least 35 are thought dead as a ferry overturned on the Brahmaputra river.There are thought to be more than 300 passengers on board the boat, with more than 200 still missing. The boat was travelling when it was hit by heavy storms.

The AP reports the incident happened near Fakiragram in west Dhubri district.

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