MP: Boat capsizes in river; six ‘unresponsive’, 4 rescued

08:03 PM Jun 01, 2024 | PTI |

SHEOPUR (MP): A boating tragedy struck the Seep river in Madhya Pradesh’s Sheopur district on Saturday when a vessel carrying 11 individuals capsized.


According to authorities, six people were found unresponsive, and four others were rescued, with a search underway for one missing person.

Locals reported that strong winds contributed to the incident, which occurred around 4:45 PM in the Manpur area, approximately 40 km from the district headquarters.

Sheopur Superintendent of Police Abhishek Anand confirmed the details, mentioning that the victims’ conditions would be assessed by doctors.


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