Boat tragedy, 2 bodies fished out



Howrah (WB): Two bodies, believed to be of those on board the mechanised countryboat which capsized near a jute mill ghat at Chengai on river Bhagirathi two days back, were fished out today.

Police said one person was still missing.

The boatman has been arrested.

The boat with 25 on board was coming from Pujali in South 24 Parganas district when it gots toppled caught in the tides as a ship was passing by on Sunday. Others swam back to safety.

PTI