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Updated Wed, 16 Sep 2020 10:38 AM IST
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It is being told that the Collector and SP have reached the spot. Relief rescue work is going on and bodies are being extracted with the help of divers. UDH Minister Shanti Dhariwal has instructed the District Collector and SP to expedite the rescue operation.
The accident took place near Khatoli area connected to Etawah city, 30 people were in the boat during the incident. Apart from the people, 14 bikes were also kept in the boat, which were kept to cross the river. As soon as this incident came to know, villagers from nearby areas came to help.
According to the information, the incident happened near Gothla Kala on the way to Kamleshwar Dham. Let us know that 20 of the 30 people drowned in this accident have been rescued and ten people are still missing. Both police and administration reached the spot after getting information about the incident.
It is being told that the accident occurred due to the excessive weight in the boat. As soon as the information was received, police officers of Etawah area reached the spot, at present, efforts are on to collect information about the ten missing people. Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla has expressed concern about this accident. Also, the Lok Sabha Secretariat has made contact with the district administration. Apart from this, SDRF teams from Kota have been dispatched to the scene of the incident.