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8 Feared Dead, Over 20 Missing After A Boat Capsizes In Karnataka's Karwar

Written By Digital Desk | Mumbai | Published:

Update at 7:21 PM: Out of the 26 persons reported on the boat, 17 people have been rescued, 8 bodies have been recovered and the search is on for the one person still missing by the Indian Navy and India Coast Guard.

Eight people are reportedly killed after a boat capsized near Arabian sea in Karwar region in Karnataka, while people were on their way to a local festival. 

Over 20 people are known to be missing and the search operations are currently underway. 

(Updates to follow)