Update: 8 people referred to Meerut and 11 people admitted to district hospital: DM Baghpat
Update: Death toll rises to 22 in Baghpat boat capsize.
Update: UP CM Yogi Adityanath also announces compensation of Rs 2 lakh each for next of kin of those dead in Baghpat boat capsize incident.
Update: Death toll rises to 19 in Baghpat boat capsize: Baghpat DM Bhawani Singh.
Update: 15 people dead, 12 people rescued and admitted to hospital after the boat carrying 60 people capsized in Yamuna river.
Baghpat: A boat carrying at least 50 people drowned in Yamuna River while reaching Haryana from Baghpat in Uttar Pradesh on Thursday morning. The death toll is expected to rise.
At least 50 people were on the boat when it overturned. Patha villagers in Baghpat take the boat every day to work.
The Police rushed to the spot. District administration and villagers are also carrying out the rescue operations.