Boat with pilgrims overturns in Bangladesh: dozens of victims

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 A boat with pilgrims overturned in Bangladesh: dozens of victims

A boat carrying about 100 Hindu pilgrims capsized in Bangladesh.

At least 24 people died as a result of the disaster, according to the Associated Press, citing the police.< br />
The overcrowded boat capsized in the afternoon, when returning from a Hindu temple, which is located on one of the banks of the Karatoa River.

The head of the local police said that among the dead were 12 women and 8 children.

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