Maharashtra | Boat carrying school children capsizes in Dahanu; 32 rescued, 8 missing

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At least 4 children died while 11 others are missing after a boat with 40 school children on board capsized in Maharashtra's Dahanu area on Saturday afternoon.

25 students were rescued out of the 40 students who were on board the boat, according to preliminary reports.

According to ANI, the rescue operations are now underway.

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The Coast guard immediately went into rescue operations and around 35 students have been rescued.

The boat was two nautical miles from the shore when the incident occurred.

In addition, the Coast guard vessels and Dornier aircraft has been deployed for the rescue operations.

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DySP and Local Magistrate had rushed to the scene and overseeing the rescue operations.

'All our local officers and staff are on the spot. Dahanu is a coastal town known for Chickoo farming and a tourist destination in Palghar District.

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