17 dead, two dozen missing in Indonesia boat sinking: Official

At least 17 people from a wedding party, including three children, died after a boat sank on the way to the Indonesian island of Bali, with two dozen missing, an official said Wednesday.

AFP| Updated: Oct 08, 2014, 19:53 PM IST

Jakarta: At least 17 people from a wedding party, including three children, died after a boat sank on the way to the Indonesian island of Bali, with two dozen missing, an official said Wednesday.

"The search was called off in the evening because the waves were very big and it was getting dark," said national disaste