A top Gujarat Congress leader on Saturday said it would have been better if at least one of the occupants of the "terror" boat had been captured alive even as he alleged loopholes in the State's coastal security.
Here's all you need know about the incident seems to have worsened already sour ties between India and Pakistan.
A suspected terror bid was foiled by the Coast Guard on New Year's Day when officials intercepted a suspicious boat near the coast of Porbandar.
Seven coast guard vessels, a team of divers, one helicopter, two police vessels and numerous fishing boats were assisting in the search-and-rescue ops.
The boat, carrying 40 people who were going to Mirzapur from Varanasi, capsized on the Ganga river due strong flow of water in the afternoon, said superintendent of police (rural) Pradeep Gupta.
Rescuers have recovered at least 29 bodies a day after a ferry capsized in central Bangladesh. Police estimate at least 100 others are still missing, said officials.
A ferry carrying 200 passengers on board capsized in a river near Dhaka, in Bangladesh.
There were at least 25 people, including women and children, on board the boat at the time, sub-divisional officer, Kahalgaon, Satyanarayan Rai said.