Relatives of the victims of a ferry that sank in Lake Toba, cry as they wait for news, at Tigaras port in Simalungun on Wednesday. Photo: EPA

Indonesian police detain ‘traumatised’ captain after ferry disaster, with almost 200 passengers now feared lost

The packed ferry went down on Monday in the 500-metre-deep Lake Toba, and only 18 people have been rescued

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Relatives of the victims of a ferry that sank in Lake Toba, cry as they wait for news, at Tigaras port in Simalungun on Wednesday. Photo: EPA
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