A mother and daughter were drowned when the boat in which they were fishing, collided with another, in Krishna river, near Amaravati, in Krishna district. The lone fisherman swam to the shore and safety. The family of three had come from Ibrahimpatnam for fishing in the river. Their boat collided with another that was transporting sand and overturned. While the two women drowned, the husband swam to safety. He lodged a complaint with the police, who booked a case against the sand transporters.