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14 Drowned In River Chambal Near Mandsaur, MP

Mandsaur, MP, Nov 13: Fourteen persons, mostly women and children, were drowned in Chambal river when the boat in which they were travelling suddenly capsized. The mishap took place at Sitamau near Mandsaur on Saturday,

India TV News Desk [ Updated: November 13, 2011 11:20 IST ]
14 drowned in river chambal near mandsaur mp
14 drowned in river chambal near mandsaur mp

Mandsaur, MP, Nov 13: Fourteen persons, mostly women and children, were drowned in Chambal river when the boat in which they were travelling suddenly capsized.


The mishap took place at Sitamau near Mandsaur on Saturday, when the victims were returning after  'darshan' of a goddess.

There were 19 persons on the boat, out of which five swam ashore, while the remaining lost their lives.

Local administration brought in divers to retrieve the bodies. All the victims belonged to Chimangarh  near mandsaur, said Kamal Vaskale, DSP.

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