#Cruise Ship Sinking: MV Pinak sunk with an estimated 250 ferry passengers aboard, only about 100 rescued, the other passengers are missing. Rescue slow.
MV Pinak Ferry Sinks Padma River Dhaka Bangladesh With Over 200 Passengers Aboard.
Around 1100 hours on Monday, August 4, 2014, the ferry MV Pinak sunk in the Padma River about 18 miles southwest of Dhaka, Bangladesh, with an estimated 250 passengers aboard.
Officials say only 110 passengers were rescued from the sunken, overloaded ferry. Read more on Cruise Ship Sinking