Prayagraj: At least three persons have been admitted to hospital in a critical state while five others are missing after a boat carrying 14 people capsized in river Yamuna earlier on Monday. Rescue operations underway. Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has ordered deployment of National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) and SDRF teams. Also Read - 4-Year-Old Rajasthan Boy Who Fell Into 90-Foot-Deep Well Rescued After 16 Hours, Video Goes Viral | Watch
On October 31, police recovered the body of one of the three missing persons of a boat capsized incident in Hailakandi district. Also Read - Sit Under Pipal Tree to Increase Oxygen Saturation: COVID Patients Told by Police in UP’s Prayagraj
The bloated body of a person named Sumit Pashi was spotted by the people of Jyotsnabad-Madhopur area in the morning. On being informed, police reached the spot and recovered the body and sent it to S K Roy Civil Hospital for an autopsy, official sources said. Also Read - Real Hero: Ambulance Driver in Prayagraj Skips Roza to Ferry Dead Bodies For Free
Sumit’s younger brother Ajay and Ramesh Pashi are yet to be traced through deep divers and State Disaster Response Force (SDRF) personnel continued their search operation for the fourth day today, they said.