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India boat capsize: Search under way for missing children
January 13, 2018

A boat with 40 school children on board on Saturday capsized near Maharashtra's Dahanu in India.

Two bodies were recovered from the accident site, reported PTI quoting the police. According to reports, 35 children have been rescued, while efforts are on to locate the missing. Palghar Superintendent of Police Manjunath Singe said that no death has been confirmed yet.

The Coast Guard has diverted ships which were at sea. Dornier aircraft and helicopters from Daman have been launched as part of the rescue operations. (The Times of India)