Bihar | Boat with nearly 100 onboard capsizes in river Ganga in Bhagalpur

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Published: November 5,2020 12:36 PM
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November 5, 2020: In a gruesome incident, 1 died while several others are missing and feared dead after a boat capsized in Naugachhia area of Bhagalpur in poll-bound Bihar on Thursday morning.

November 5, 2020: In a gruesome incident, 1 died while several others are missing and feared dead after a boat capsized in Naugachhia area of Bhagalpur in poll-bound Bihar on Thursday morning.



According to news agency ANI, over 100 people were on board the boat when it turned upside down in Ganga river.





The State Disaster Relief Force (SDRF) has reached the spot and started the rescue and search operations. As per a report by Dainik Bhaskar, one person died in the accident while 10 people managed to swim out of the river. After the news broke out, local villagers crowded the spot. The injured were taken to a nearby Primary Health Care (PHC) and the SDFRF team is trying to search the missing people.