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18 drown as boat capsizes in Yamuna in UP

18 drown as boat capsizes in Yamuna in UP

Baghpat, Sept 14 (UNI) At least 18 labourers drowned after their boat capsized in Yamuna river in this district of Uttar Pradesh today. Police sources here said the boat, carrying around 60 labourers from Baghpat to Haryana, was overloaded and it capsized on the UP-Haryana border. Meanwhile, UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has expressed his grief over the death of the people in the boat tragedy. He has announced an ex-gratia payment of Rs 2 lakh each to the families of the deceased. The Chief Minister has also directed district officials to provide all assistance to the victims' families. Confirming the number of deaths, Inspector General of Police (Meerut Zone) Ram Kumar, who was on the site, told UNI that 24 people have been rescued from the river but few were unconscious. He said 15 people were rescued too by the local people. The incident occurred near Katha village under Kotwali police station area of the district. Most of the victims are native of Katha and its nearby village. Senior officials have rushed to the spot and were supervising the rescue operation. UNI MB SV 1051

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Heavy rains claim 3 lives in Mumbai, Thane

Heavy rains claim 3 lives in Mumbai, Thane

25 Jun 2018 | 1:27 PM

Mumbai, June 25 (UNI) Incessant rains lashing Mumbai since Sunday has claimed three lives.

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Explosion rocks Muzaffarnagar: 4 killed, 3 injured

25 Jun 2018 | 1:21 PM

Muzaffarnagar, Jun 25(UNI) Four people were killed and three others injured in an explosion that occurred at a shop of a scrap dealer on Kachhi Sadak in the city on Monday.

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Monsoon rains affect life in Kolkata and major parts of Bengal

25 Jun 2018 | 1:16 PM

Kolkata, Jun 25 (UNI) Life by and large was today affected across West Bengal with monsoon rain pounding since morning inundating city's several low lying areas and swelling rivers in north Bengal threatening many families to look for safe shelter, official sources said.

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Yaseen Malik detained to foil protest march in Srinagar

Yaseen Malik detained to foil protest march in Srinagar

25 Jun 2018 | 1:13 PM

Srinagar, June 25 (UNI) To foil protest march in summer capital of Srinagar, police on Monday detained separatist leader Mohammad Yaseen Malik.

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Eight held for assaulting two in Assam village

Eight held for assaulting two in Assam village

25 Jun 2018 | 1:11 PM

Guwahati, Jun 25(UNI) In an apparent case of moral policing in Assam, a man and a woman were tied up and beaten by villagers of Zumurmur, under Kampur police station, in central Assam's Nagaon district, police sources said here today.

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