Boat mishap in Assam; 12 rescued, one missing
Dhubri: One person was missing after a country boat capsized in the Brahmaputra river in Dhubri district of Assam, near the Indo-Bangladesh border on Sunday morning.
Police said 12 other persons who were in the boat have been rescued. The incident happened at Shukh Char near Mankachar, close to the Indo-Bangladesh border.
The boat, on way from Kadamtali to Atund Char, capsized after hitting sand bars at around 10 AM.
The missing person has been identified as Sohrab Ali (75).
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