4 killed, 31 missing as fishing boat sinks off Borneo

4 bodies recovered, 2 rescued
Representational image. AFP file photo

An Indonesian fishing boat has sunk in waters off South Kalimantan province on Borneo island, with 31 people still missing, media reports cited the country’s search and rescue agency as saying on Friday.

There were believed to be 37 people on board the vessel, four of whom had been found dead and two of whom had survived, Kompas.com reported the search and rescue agency (Basarnas) as saying.

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