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Pakistan boat sinking: 4 dead, 17 missing

ISLAMABAD: 4 folks had been killed and 17 others went lacking on Wednesday when three boats sank in a reservoir in Bajaur district of Pakistan’s northwestern Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, officers stated. In response to the Xinhua information report, the report additional knowledgeable {that a} boat with 18 folks sank within the Raghagan Dam within the district when it went into deep water on a leisure journey. Soon after the accident, two rescue boats with seven personnel had been additionally deployed and sank into the reservoir as they rushed to rescue the drowning vacationers.

One other group of rescuers launched a rescue operation and rescued 4 folks and pulled out 4 our bodies from the reservoir. The our bodies and 4 others who had been rescued have been despatched to the hospital. Rescue groups informed the media that they had been looking for the lacking and there was no likelihood of their survival.

The report, quoting native police, stated that the primary boat sank attributable to overloading and the rescue boats suffered an accident because the personnel weren’t skilled and so they failed to regulate the boats.


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