Boat capsizes in Tungabhadra river, Karnataka; 12 people feared dead
By NewsX Bureau
| Wednesday, September 7, 2016 - 20:23
Hassan: At least 12 people were feared drowned after a boat capsized in the Tungabhadra river at Haradanahalli village of Hassan district in Karnataka on Wednesday.
According to reports, the incident occurred around 3:30 pm when a group of devotees went to the river in a boat for Ganesha Visarjan.
Soon after the incident, the rescue teams along with the cops and other people were deployed on the site for search operations. One body has been recovered so far.
However, there is no confirmation yet as to where these devotees had come from.