MENA quoted the marine police chief as saying that the boat sank after it struck the Six of October bridge in Cairo.
Brig. Gen. Hamed el-Aqaeli says six different folks survived the incident.
He mentioned one of many 4 our bodies has been recovered whereas a search is underway for the opposite three.
In January, no less than 15 folks drowned when their ferryboat sank on New 12 months’s Eve within the Nile Delta province of Kafr el-Sheikh. Six months earlier, a passenger boat hit a scow, inflicting the boat to capsize and drowning 35 folks.