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Ferry with 100 aboard capsizes in Bangladesh

Published On: Feb 07 2013 11:27:18 PM CST   Updated On: Feb 08 2013 05:21:04 AM CST

News reports say a ferry packed with more than 100 people has capsized in a river in central Bangladesh.

Reports say local villagers rescued 38 people after the ferry went down in a river in Munshiganj district, 32 kilometers (20 miles) south of Dhaka.

Government officials were not immediately available for comment.