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8 killed as ferry boat carrying 26 persons capsizes near Karnataka's Karwar, 17 people rescued so far

The Indian Navy has also been roped in to assist in the search operation off Karwar bridge in Kali River.

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Bengaluru Updated on: January 21, 2019 20:15 IST
  The Indian Navy has also been roped in to assist in the

 

The Indian Navy has also been roped in to assist in the search operation off Karwar bridge in Kali River.

Eight people were killed after 26 people capsized near Karwar, Karnataka. According to the latest update, eight bodies have been recovered and 17 people have been rescued. Search is on for the one person, still missing, reported news agency ANI.

The Indian Navy has also been roped in to assist in the search operation off Karwar bridge in Kali River.

The Navy’s Chetak helicopters were airborne from Goa at 1705 to assist in the search and rescue operations. Naval divers have also been sent to the spot.

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