Though 38 bodies were recovered, the remains of 13 people including Ramyasri were still missing. Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Jagan Mohan Reddy has announced Rs 10 lakh ex-gratia each for the bereaved families while Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrashekhar Rao announced financial assistance of Rs 5 lakh each to the victims from his state. A boat capsized in Andhra Pradesh’s East Godavari district on Saturday. Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy undertook an aerial survey of the accident spot. A similar incident in Andhra Pradesh state killed at least 16 people in November 2017. The private tourist boat which capsized in the Godavari river in Andhra Pradesh's East Godavari district on September 15 was carrying 77 people, and not … The tourist boat was carrying more than 60 people including crew when the incident happened on the river Godavari, Santhi Swaroop, executive director at the Andhra Pradesh State Disaster Management Authority told Reuters by phone. The exact location where the tourist boat capsized was in Devipatnam in the East Godavari district. Workers of Balaji Marines had been working on salvaging the boat from the water at Kachuluru village in Devipatnam mandal of East Godavari district. The company had failed in its first attempt to pull out the boat earlier this month. At least 12 people drowned and dozens were missing after a tour boat capsized in the Godavari river in Andhra Pradesh yesterday, police said, as rescuers searched frantically for survivors. The post-mortem has been conducted on 27 bodies and they were handed over to the victims' relatives, the State Disaster Management Authority said in a release on Tuesday night. Andhra Pradesh govt orders magisterial enquiry into Devipatnam boat accident. The bodies are highly disfigured, and in some cases we’ve only found the partial body. National News State Agriculture Minister K.A Kannababu said 16 people are still missing. As the flood waters began to recede, the team of workers led by Dharmadi Satyam resumed the operation a week ago. “We have found seven bodies so far. Two major incidents of boats capsizing claimed over 15 lives each in 2017, in the northern states of Uttar Pradesh and Bihar. Andhra Pradesh. Though 38 bodies were recovered, the remains of 13 people including Ramyasri were still missing. The bodies, which had remained in the water for more than 35 days, have decomposed and nearly impossible to identify. Passenger boat capsizes in the Godavari.AP: Capsized Andhra boat had 77 on board. Capsized Andhra boat had 77 on board, 16 still missing September 21, 2019 0 Rajahmundry, Sep 20 : The private tourist boat which capsized in the Godavari river in Andhra Pradesh’s East Godavari district on September 15 was carrying 77 people, and not 73 as believed earlier, officials said on Friday. In a tragic accident, a boat with over 60 tourists capsized in Andhra Pradesh's Godavari river on Sunday killing at least 12 persons. "Though it's been more than a month, our parents have not been able to process the loss. On Sunday, five scuba divers were reportedly summoned by the firm to help them with the operation. Andhra Pradesh boat accident: The boat was ferrying at least 50-60 people from the Gandipochamma temple to the Papikondalu hills when the mishap took place, said officials. The boat had the capacity to carry 17 people only but had been overcrowded. ... India boat accident toll rises to 62, officials say. The boat run by the Andhra Pradesh Tourism Development Corporation also consisted of … AMARAVATI: At least 12 people drowned and around 30 were missing after a boat carrying them to a tourist spot capsized in the swollen River Godavari in Andhra Pradesh on Sunday, police said. The firm had been using the services of expert swimmers, boats, rafts, 1,500 metres of iron cable and hooks for the salvage operation. The boat run by the Andhra Pradesh Tourism Development Corporation also consisted of … Police have confirmed that seven dead bodies have been recovered from the boat so far and Ramyasri's family is hoping that she is one among those. BHUBANESWAR, India (Reuters) - At least 16 people died on Sunday when a tourist boat capsized in Andhra Pradesh, officials said. The accident took place near Tatipaka refinery of Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC), about 180 km from state capital Vijayawada. The incident took place shortly after the … The boat 'Royal Vasishta' was on its way to the picturesque Papikondalu tourist spot in the middle of the river when it met with the accident, apparently on colliding with a large rock formation, at Kachchuluru, about 200 km from here. On 27 June 2014 a massive fire broke out following a blast in Gas Authority of India Limited (GAIL) 18" size underground gas Pipeline at Nagaram, East Godavari districtin East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh, India. In a tragic incident, a tourist boat carrying over 60 people including 11 crew members capsized in the Godavari river near Kacchuluru in Devipatnam Mandal, Andhra Pradesh on Sunday afternoon. The state government has ordered a magisterial inquiry into the incident, and has also set up a special committee headed by Special Chief Secretary (Irrigation) to investigate the accident. At least 12 people have died and several are missing after a tourist boat capsized in the swollen Godavari river in the East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh on Sunday afternoon. Published 15 June 2010. The post-mortem has been conducted on 27 bodies and they were handed over to the victims' relatives, the State Disaster Management Authority said in a release on Tuesday night. At least eight people died on Sunday and 25 were missing after a boat capsized in Andhra Pradesh, an official at the state's disaster management authority said. At least 12 people drowned while several others are missing after a tourist boat with around 60 people on board capsized in the swollen Godavari River in East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh on Sunday. The Chief Minister flew in a helicopter over Kuchuluru in East Godavari district where the boat with over 60 tourists capsized. Twelve people have died and several are missing after a tourist boat overturned in the Godavari River in the East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh … The boat was carrying around 60 people, including nine-member crew, and 27 of them were rescued by the locals while search was on for others..12 drown. Of 61 people on board, 17 have been rescued while a search is on for others, authorities said. At least 12 people have died and several are missing after a tourist boat capsized in the swollen Godavari river in the East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh on Sunday afternoon. Tragedy struck Andhra Pradesh on Sunday as a boat accident in the Godavari river left several families in profound sorrow. The petition was filed by former lawmaker GV Harsha Kumar in the wake of a tragic boat accident in the Godavari River on September 15, last month, in which over 28 persons died and a score went missing. At least 15 people are missing after a boat capsized in the southern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. Sudarshan and 11 members from his family have been waiting at Rajahmundry in Andhra Pradesh for the past three days. Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy undertook an aerial survey of the accident spot. Ramyasri was among 77 people who were thrown into the Godavari river on September 15 as their boat capsized. The passengers were making a trip from Punnami Ghat in Bhavanipuram to Pavitra Sangamam in Ferry village when the vessel capsized, PTI quoted an official as saying. The accident happened when the boat ‘Royal Vasishta’ was on its way to the famous Papikondalu tourist spot in the middle of the Godavari river. As many as 27 people survived the tragedy and were brought to safety, the … The accident took place near Kacchuluru village in Devipatnam Mandal of the East Godavari district. Rajahmundry, Sep 16 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Local TV showed images of the overturned boat and survivors and family members crying at a local hospital. As many as 13 people were still missing and their bodies were believed to be stuck in the sunken boat. They have been waiting to find the mortal remains of Ramyasri, a sub-engineer at TRANSCO from Warangal and Sudarshan's daughter. The Chief Minister flew in a helicopter over Kuchuluru in East Godavari district where the boat with over 60 tourists capsized. Devipatnam boat accident.Devipatnam boat accident. Photo: Special Arrangement Passengers mostly school and college … A headless body was found floating near the location of the sunken boat on Sunday. Andhra Pradesh Boat Accident News: Latest and Breaking News on Andhra Pradesh Boat Accident. The accident took place near Kacchuluru village in Devipatnam Mandal. ... India boat accident toll rises to 62, officials say. Amaravati: The toll in the tourist boat accident in river Godavari in Andhra Pradesh mounted to 28 on Tuesday with the recovery of 16 bodies, while 18 others feared drowned were yet to be traced. Amaravati: The toll in the tourist boat accident in river Godavari in Andhra Pradesh mounted to 28 on Tuesday with the recovery of 16 bodies, while 18 others feared drowned were yet to be traced. The accident took place at about 5.30 PM when a private tourism boat carrying 38 people capsized near Vijayawada. Capsized Andhra boat had 77 on board, 16 still missing Friday, September 20th, 2019, 09:36:46 PM IST The private tourist boat which capsized in the Godavari river in Andhra Pradesh’s East Godavari district on September 15 was carrying 77 people, and not 73 as believed earlier, officials said on Friday. A boat carrying over sixty passengers on board capsized in Andhra Pradesh’s Godavari river on September 15. Andhra Pradesh boat accident: Toll reaches 11 after tourist vessel capsized in Godavari river; rescue ops to resume today As many as 21 people have been rescued from the tourist boat which capsized on Godavari river near Devipatnam in East Godavari district on Sunday, authorities have said. Delhi: A petition was filed in the Supreme Court on Saturday seeking a direction to Centre and Andhra Pradesh government to recover missing dead bodies and boat from the Godavari River. While 26 tourists were rescued by villagers, the bodies of 38 others were retrieved later by rescue teams. On Monday, CM Reddy conducted an aerial survey of the boat accident site in Godavari river. Six more bodies of those killed in the boat accident in river Godavari in Andhra Pradesh were retrieved on Wednesday, taking the death count to 34, with 13 more people still reported missing. (reut.rs/2kifbZz), Reporting by Sudarshan Varadhan; Editing by Alexandra Ulmer, William Maclean. This is the second boat accident the state is witnessing this year as in April, 13 members of a family died after their boat capsized in the Erratimma Raju lake in Andhra Pradesh's Anantapur district. As the boat was traced at a depth of 300 feet in the river, officials are now trying to move heavy cranes and other equipment to the accident spot at Kachhuluru. Photo: PTI PM Modi condoles deaths in Andhra Pradesh boat accident, Iran-Iraq quake The site of a boat accident near I. Polavaram in Andhra Pradesh on July 14, 2018. many missing as boat tips over in Godavari river. Jagan Mohan Reddy on Monday conducted an aerial survey of Sunday’s boat accident site in Godavari river. Rajahmundry: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Andhra Pradesh: Boat capsizes in Godavari, 8 drown, several still missing; Andhra Pradesh: Boat capsizes in Godavari, 8 drown, several still missing Andhra Pradesh boat accident: The boat was ferrying at least 50-60 people from the Gandipochamma temple to the Papikondalu hills when the mishap took place, said officials. Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy undertook an aerial survey of the accident spot. 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