Death toll from ferry disaster rises to 292 after two more bodies recoveredUpdated: 2014-06-09 06:33:37 KST
Rescue divers recovered one more body from the sunken Sewol-ho ferry on Sunday evening, raising the confirmed death toll from the disaster to 292.
The government's disaster response headquarters said a male body was retrieved from the fourth floor of the sunken vessel.
A female body was also recovered earlier on the same day.
Divers have been searching the area based on testimony given by crew members during the ongoing investigation into the disaster.
Fifty-five days since the sinking, the number of missing stands at 12.