Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Kantilo, Jan 3:

As many as 18 passengers including eight children had a narrow escape after the country boat in which they were aboard capsized in the river Mahanadi near the Nilamadhaba shrine in Kantilo in Odisha’s Nayagarh district today.


However, all the passengers of the ill-fated boat have been rescued, reports said.

But passengers have blamed the boatman who is a minor and inexperienced, reports added.