Boat capsizes in Gandak river, girl missing

Last Updated: Friday, September 21, 2012 - 13:13

Bagaha: A girl went missing after a boat capsized in the Gandak river near Narayanpur village in Bihar`s West Champaran district Friday.
The police said the mishap took place when the boat lost control in the swollen river and capsized. A girl, identified as Suman Kumari (16), went missing and was feared drowned.

Eleven occupants of the boat swam to safety, they said.
The Superintendent of Police (SP) Pushkar Anand and other local officials were camping on the spot to supervise rescue and search operation.

PTI



First Published: Friday, September 21, 2012 - 13:13

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