Hong Kong captain found guilty of manslaughter over 2012 ferry tragedy

A Hong Kong boat captain was on Saturday found guilty of the manslaughter of 39 people in a 2012 ferry collision, the city`s worst maritime disaster in nearly four decades.

AFP| Updated: Feb 14, 2015, 13:31 PM IST

Hong Kong: A Hong Kong boat captain was on Saturday found guilty of the manslaughter of 39 people in a 2012 ferry collision, the city`s worst maritime disaster in nearly four decades.

Captain Lai Sai-ming, 56, was also convicted of one count of endangering lives at sea by a Hong Kong court. He will be sentenced on Monday.