Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Bhubaneswar, Dec 10:

Expressing grief over the tragic boat capsize incident in Chilika lake, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today announced an ex-gratia of Rs 4 lakh each for the family members of the deceased.


Patnaik also directed for free treatment of the injured ones and expedite rescue works.

Notably, at least four persons, including a child, died when a boat carrying as many as 29 tourists capsized in Chilika lake in Odisha’s Ganjam district today.