July 24, 2018 4:35 pm
The TV crew were returning after reporting when the mishap took place. Reports say they had sent the visuals back to the bureau before returning.
July 20, 2018 9:18 pm
Duck amphibious vehicles have been involved in a number of fatal accidents around the world in the past two decades, with some sinking or being swamped or others colliding with vehicles.
May 15, 2018 10:29 pm
The boat was carrying at least 40 tribals returning from a weekly market when it got caught in heavy currents in the river and overturned in between Devipatnam and Varapalli areas in East Godavari district.
January 15, 2018 4:03 am
According to Manjunath Singe, SP, Palghar, prima facie the boat capsized because there were more than double the maximum capacity on the boat.
November 05, 2017 3:25 pm
Bihar has been dogged by a string of boat capsizing incidents this year. Only two weeks ago, six people went missing and six others swam to safety when a boat capsized in Gandak River in Saran district
October 08, 2017 4:28 am
In all, nine persons were on the boat. They were returning from a fair at a nearby village. As there was no boatman, the young boys rowed the boat themselves.
September 18, 2017 3:05 pm
About 50 people from the district in four small boats were returning home after witnessing a local boat race in Sabon river when their boats capsized during the storm at Joriabeel yesterday evening, said Additional Deputy Commissioner (ADC) Nur Hussain.
May 18, 2016 12:45 am
Twenty people, including six children and nine women, have so far been fished out from the river.
May 16, 2016 1:26 am
The boat was ferrying around 55 people, who were returning from a fair at Kalna in Bardhaman to Shantipur in Nadia, sources said nearly 200 passengers were aboard it.
August 10, 2015 1:08 am
Initial reports put about 700 passengers on the overcrowded steel-hulled boat but interviews with survivors reduced that estimate and the figure could still change.