The children were going to a neighbouring village from Chakbahadur to watch idol immersion when the accident took place on Tuesday evening, Additional District Magistrate of Malda, Arnab Chatterjee, said.
The boat capsized while it was coming to Jagannathpur Ghat of Mahanandapur gram panchayat of Chanchal, at nearly 6:30 pm on Thursday.
The incident occurred at Noorpur Dakshin Mondal Para village on Monday night.
Sheikh was assaulted allegedly by some locals at Baishnabnagar Bazar on Wednesday, after he was found stealing the bike, the SP said.
Shah’s speech was also slammed by Kolkata Mayor Firhad Hakim, who said those who have "blood on their hands" should not lecture others.
At least six of the injured, including two children, were critically injured in the accident and have been referred to Malda state general hospital.
The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Monday arrested two persons and recovered fake currency worth Rs 3.90 lakh from their possession.
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