More than 100 people died in northeastern India after a crammed passenger barge sank in a storm, marking yet another grim ferry disaster in Asia
May 01, 2012
Villagers and Border Security Force personnel attempt to flip a capsized boat in the Brahmaputra River near the Bura-Buri village northeast India, May 1, 2012. Divers and rescue workers stepped up the search for survivors on the Brahmaputra River in the Indian State of Assam where a ferry capsized leaving more than 100 feared drowned. The double-decked ferry was carrying approximately 350 passengers when it capsized during a storm in the western district of Dhubri on Monday evening.