Sixteen missing as fishing boat sinks in China
Beijing: At least 16 persons were
reported missing after a fishing boat capsised in the stormy
waters of the Yangtze River in eastern China on Saturday.
Of the 18 persons onboard the ill-fated ship, two
escaped by jumping into the water before the boat sank. They
were later retrieved from the waters by a rescue ship, the
state-run Xinhua news agency reported.
However, there was no trace of the other 16 whom the
rescuers are still on the look-out for.
The incident occurred in the early hours of today.
More from India
More from World
More from Sports
More from Entertaiment
- Hashim Amla refuses to be interviewed by 'underdressed' Indian TV anchor: Report
- Scariest ever ghosts caught on camera, video goes viral - Watch
- Smoking hot! Deepika Padukone's first look in 'xXx' with Vin Diesel creates storm!
- GHMC election results: TRS scores landslide win; TDP-BJP wiped out
- VIDEO: Mohammad Amir's hat-trick in Match 2 of PSL 2016