50 migrants die after boat sinks in the Mediterranean

BK News Desk Srinagar
June 4, 2018 BREAKING NEWS 137 Views
50 migrants die after boat sinks in the Mediterranean

At least 50 migrants were reported dead after a boat sunk off Tunisian coast in the Mediterranean sea.  As per the concerned officials in the  Tunisia,  48 bodies were recovered off the country’s southern coast yesterday. A spokesperson also added that 68 people were rescued.  A survivor has told the officials that boat in which they were travelling had a maximum capacity of 75 to 90 people, but there were more than 180 people on board, water started leaking into the boat and some passengers jumped into the sea and drowned. More details are awaited.

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