Sunday, 22 July, 2018

4 children die as boat collapses off the Mumbai coast

Boat with around 40 students capsizes all students rescued Boat with 40 school children on board capsizes in Maharashtra's Dahanu, 4 dead
Kenny Thornton | 13 January, 2018, 13:16

A total of 32 children have been rescued so far.

As many as 40 school children were on board the boat. However, just after the incident all the local staff officers and staff have rushed to the spot to save students.

The students of KL Ponda school, all from Class 11 and Class 12, in Dahanu were at the beach for a picnic. "Massive rescue and relief operations are underway for those feared missing", district collector Prashant Narnaware told the media.

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Sixteen people were drowned after their boat capsized in the southern India state of Andhra Pradesh in November a year ago. But eyewitnesses sad that the boat was overcrowded. Dornier aircraft and helicopters from Daman have been launched as part of the rescue operations.

Ships have been diverted to the area near Dahanu, in Maharashtra state, to help the rescue. Also, the students are not provided with the proper safety precautions such as life jackets and other types of equipment. The accident took place place today two nautical miles from the shore of the Arabian Sea.

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