STOCK MARKET BSE NSE

Four women drowned as boat capsizes in Bihar

Published: 15th April 2013 08:12 AM  |   Last Updated: 15th April 2013 08:12 AM   |  A+A-

By IANS

At least four women drowned and one was missing Sunday after a boat carrying them capsized in the Gandak river in Bihar, officials said.

The boat capsized near Barhara village under Areraj block in East Champaran district. "Search is on to rescue the missing woman," a police officer said.

A district administration official said four bodies had been recovered.

According to police, the women were returning home after collecting fodder for cattle.



Comments

Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

IPL_2020
flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp