Odisha Boat Mishap: One More Body Found


Kamakhyanagar: Three days after four persons were feared drowned in a boat mishap in Brahmani river, a fire brigade team fished out one more body in Dhenkanal district on Tuesday.

Sources said the body of Ramesh Sahu was recovered from the river near a village in Balighat area of Kamakyanagar block.

On Monday, the body of Biswajit Acharya was fished out from around five km from the mishap spot.

Efforts are on to trace the other two missing persons.

The incident had taken place around 9 pm on August 7 when the boat carrying nine persons, including two boatmen, capsized in the middle of the river. While five persons managed to swim to the river bank, four persons were feared drowned.

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