Howrah Bound Launch Suffers Accident


Howrah: A launch travelling from Millennium Park to Howrah suffered an accident on Friday. Four passengers were flung into river Ganga as the heavily boarded launch tilted after being overloaded.

Three passengers were rescued while the fourth is still missing. A search and rescue operation has been launched to rescue the missing passenger. Police and divers are combing the river. The city is experiencing torrential rain throughout the day and the river is also swollen.