One dead, several missing in Assam boat accident
Assam: In a tragic incident, four persons lost their lives and several people are feared missing after two boats collided with each other in the Brahmaputra river. According to the reports, nearly 120 passengers were on board when the mishap took place at Nimati Ghat in Jorhat district.
The incident occurred when a private boat 'Ma Kamala' was moving towards Majuli from Nimati Ghat and a ferry by name 'Tripaki' rammed into it. One of the boats capsized and rescue operations are underway. Police filed a case and an investigation is underway.