Sagaing Ferry Accident Kills at Least 29 - The Irrawaddy News Magazine

RANGOON—Rescuers have recovered at least 29 bodies after a ferry carrying some 300 passengers capsized on the Chindwin River in Sagaing Division's Kani Township on Saturday, the township General Administration Department (GAD) said on Monday.

Arrest Warrant Issued for Helmsman of Capsized Chindwin Ferry - The Irrawaddy News Magazine

A rescue team tries to salvage a ferry that capsized, and killed at least 40, on the Chindwin River in Sagaing Division's Kani Township. / Pyay Kyaw / The Irrawaddy. 3.4k. By Tin Htet Paing 18 October 2016. RANGOON — Police have brought criminal ...

Who's responsible for the recent ferry disaster? - Eleven Myanmar

An overloaded ferry capsized on the Chindwin River at 5am on October 15, leaving an estimated 100 passengers missing near Michaungdwin Village in Kani Township, Sagaing Region. So far, 27 bodies have been recovered, and the search is continuing for ...

Search continues after boat wreck - Eleven Myanmar

A search party continues to search for missing people on the Chindwin River after the Aung Soe Moe Kyaw ferry boat capsized on October 15. A total of 27 bodies were discovered as of Monday. More than 100 people are still missing. MP Htun Htun Win from ...

Burma: Death toll in Chindwin River ferry capsize could reach 100, officials say - Asian Correspondent

BURMESE (Myanmar) officials on Monday evening confirmed the recovery of 32 bodies from the overcrowded ferry that sank in a river northwest of the country, and expressed fear that the death toll could rise to 100, as dozens more are still missing. At ...

32 bodies recovered from river but death toll may reach 100 in Myanmar ferry sinking - International Business Times UK

While authorities have given up hopes of finding any more survivors of the Myanmar ferry sinking, search efforts continue to retrieve bodies of passengers who drowned in the Chindwin River on 15 October. According to the latest updates, 32 bodies have ...

Four arrests, more bodies found after Chindwin ferry disaster - Myanmar Times

Police have announced a crackdown on ferry operators in the wake of the loss of the Aung Soe Moe Kyaw 2, which went down in the Chindwin River on October 15 with the confirmed loss, so far, of dozens of passengers. Rescue personnel continue to search ...

Myanmar ferry death toll could reach 100, say rescuers - The Guardian

Government rescue personnel from the Myanmar fire services department search the Chindwin river after a ferry capsized. Photograph: STR/AFP/Getty Images. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share via Email; View more sharing options; Share on ...

Dozens dead, scores missing in Myanmar ferry disaster - Aljazeera.com

At least 32 bodies recovered by rescue teams after river accident, but scores of boat passengers are still missing. 17 Oct 2016 17:02 GMT. Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker. 0; All Social. Officials estimated that between 240 and 250 people were on ...

Dozens dead after overloaded ferry capsizes on Chindwin River, Myanmar - NEWS.com.au

SEARCHERS have recovered 32 bodies after an overloaded ferry sank in central Myanmar and expect to find dozens more dead, officials said on Monday, as workers began raising the boat from the riverbed. A total of 154 people were rescued alive after the ...

Myanmar ferry sinks, killing at least 32, with scores missing - Reuters

YANGON A ferry sank in a river in northwestern Myanmar, killing at least 32 people with scores missing, a rescue official said on Monday. About 150 people had been rescued from the Chindwin river in the Sagaing region after the ferry capsized on ...

35 now dead after overloaded ferry sinks in Myanmar - Anadolu Agency

Authorities said Monday that 35 bodies have been recovered from the muddy waters of a central Myanmar river after a heavily overloaded ferry sank at the weekend. The Aung Soe Moe Kyaw -- carrying around 300 passengers, including a large number of ...

Scores missing in Myanmar ferry capsize accident - BBC News

Rescuers are searching a river in central Myanmar after a ferry capsized killing at least 14 people. More than 85 are still missing after the accident early on Saturday morning in the Chindwin river, officials say. At least 150 have been rescued ...

25 dead, scores still missing in Myanmar ferry disaster - The Hindu

In this handout photograph released by the Myanmar Fire Services Department on October 17, 2016, government rescue personnel from the Myanmar Fire Services Department transport a victim's body during a search operation after a ferry capsized on the ...

Ferry sinks in Myanmar 'killing at least 25 with many more missing' - The Sun

The vessel capsized on the Chindwin River near Monywa city in the Sagaing region of the south east Asian country. In this handout photograph released by t. Getty Images. 3. Rescue workers transport a victim's body during a search operation ...

14 dead and dozens missing after Myanmar ferry sinks with 'up to 300' on board - The Independent

At least 14 people have died and dozens more are missing after a ferry sunk in north-west Myanmar. The boat capsized in the Chindwin river in the Saigaing region of the south-east Asian country, a popular destination for travellers. A local official ...

Myanmar ferry sinks: More than 100 feared dead, 32 bodies recovered from Chindwin River - International Business Times, Singapore Edition

At least 32 bodies were recovered by rescue teams after a ferry packed with teachers, students and workers capsized in central Myanmar, a local official said on Monday. Rescuers expect to find scores of bodies as they still continue the search process.

Death toll in Myanmar ferry sinking rises to 14 - International Business Times UK

According to passenger reports, the boat may have been carrying close to 300 people on board. By Lara Rebello. October 17, 2016 07:20 BST. Myanmar Ferry Overcrowded ferry boats have caused a number of accidents on Myanmar's riversREUTERS/Damir ...

14 dead, scores missing in Myanmar ferry sinking: Official - Times of India

YANGON: Rescuers have discovered 14 bodies and expect to find scores more after a ferry packed with teachers, students and workers capsized in central Myanmar, local authorities said on Monday. A total of 154 people have been rescued since the boat ...

'At least 14 dead and many missing' after ferry sinks - STV News

At least 14 people were killed while scores remain missing after a ferry sank in Myanmar. At least 14 people died when the ferry sank STV. At least 14 people were killed while scores remain missing after a ferry sank in Myanmar. The vessel was making ...