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Ten feared dead, many missing after boat capsizes in Bihar

Bhagalpur: Ten persons were feared drowned and many others missing when a country boat capsized in the Ganga in Bihar's Bhagalpur district this morning.

There were at least 25 people, including women and children, on board the boat at the time, sub-divisional officer, Kahalgaon, Satyanarayan Rai said.

 Ten feared dead, many missing after boat capsizes in Bihar

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The passengers were mostly labourers and were on their way to Rani Diara village when the boat capsized.

PTI

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Updated Date: Mar 23, 2013 14:46:01 IST