14 feared drowned in Andhra Pradesh boat mishap

13 November, 2017, 02:01 | Author: Malcolm Fuller
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Later, 16 bodies were fished out of the river.

"The boat was overloaded with 38 people and a lot of them were not provided life jackets". In a separate incident, at least six people had drowned in river Ganga in Bihar's Maranchi.

Tragedy struck after a boat carrying 38 people capsized at Ferry Ghat in Ibrahimpatnam area of the city on Sunday evening.

The NDRF teams anchored inflatable boats close to the capsized boat and lit the premises with portable inflatable emergency lighting system throughout the night. Police and workers from the National Disaster Relief Force searched for those who were missing.

Rajappa also announced an ex gratia of Rs 8 lakh to each of the families of the deceased. 32 of the victims belong to Ongole town.

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"Rescue operations are on and they will continue until all have been traced", a local police officer told AFP on condition of anonymity.

A total of 15 people were rescued with the help of locals.

Andhra Pradesh Congress committee president N Raghuveera Reddy visited the accident spot and later the hospital.

The state's tourism minister ordered an inquiry into the incident while Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu expressed his condolences on Twitter.

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