Ferry with 100 aboard capsizes in Bangladesh

Reports say 38 people were recused by villagers

POSTED: 10:27 PM MST Feb 07, 2013    UPDATED: 04:21 AM MST Feb 08, 2013 

News reports say a ferry packed with more than 100 people has capsized in a river in central Bangladesh.

Reports say local villagers rescued 38 people after the ferry went down in a river in Munshiganj district, 32 kilometers (20 miles) south of Dhaka.

Government officials were not immediately available for comment.