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Boat capsizes in Godavari river in Andhra Pradesh ; 30 feared drowned

Boat capsizes in Godavari river in Andhra Pradesh ; 30 feared drowned

In an unfortunate incident, a boat carrying 40 passengers including tribals and a marriage party capsized due to strong winds on the East and West Godavari district border on Tuesday. Boat capsized between Vadapalli and Manturu villages at around 4:30 PM on Tuesday evening, when it was nearing Manturu. The passengers shut their windows because […]

Varanasi flyover collapse kills 18; many trapped under debris

Varanasi flyover collapse kills 18; many trapped under debris

At least 18 people were killed and many others were trapped under the debris when an under-construction flyover collapsed in Varanasi on Tuesday evening. The State government has announced an ex-gratia of Rs 5 lakhs to the families of the deceased and Rs 2 lakhs each to the injured. As per the initial reports, 16 […]