Boat mishap: Three bodies found in Purulia



Purulia: Bodies of three members of a family were fished out on Saturday and a search is on for the fourth person who went missing after their boat overturned in Damodar River in Purulia.

District Magistrate Ghulam Ali Ansari said the three dead were in the age group of 19 to 39 years.

The boat disaster took place when a group of 12 people were on their way to a village in neighbouring Jharkhand from Raghunathpur block on Friday night. Police said eight of them swam ashore.

PTI