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19 Dead As Boat Carrying 60 People Capsizes In UP's Baghpat

The rescue operation by the police is still underway.

14/09/2017 12:49 PM IST | Updated 14/09/2017 12:49 PM IST
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BAGHPAT -- As many as 19 people died on Thursday after a boat carrying 60 people capsized in river Yamuna in Baghpat, Uttar Pradesh.

The rescue operation by the police is still underway.

Meanwhile, the District Manager of Baghpat, Bhawani Singh, reported that 19 people have died in the accident.

Chief minister Yogi Adityanath has announced a compensation of ₹2 lakh for the kin of deceased.

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