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Posted at: Sep 14, 2017, 10:48 AM; last updated: Sep 14, 2017, 9:20 PM (IST)

UP: 22 drown, many missing as boat capsizes in Yamuna

UP: 22 drown, many missing as boat capsizes in Yamuna
Rescue operation on in the Yamuna river. —ANI

Baghpat (UP), September 14

At least 22 people drowned and many others were missing after an overloaded boat capsized in the Yamuna river in UP Baghpat's district.

The boat carrying 35  people capsized and 22 persons drowned, said District Magistrate Bhawani Singh.  Police and PAC personnel have fished out 22 bodies so far while 11 others have been rescued.

A search is on to trace others. —TNS/ PTI


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