Boat capsizes off Mangaluru coast, one missing

Mangaluru, Sep 20 (PTI) A fisherman has been reportedmissing while five others were rescued after the boat theyhad set out for deep sea fishing, capsized off Alivebagilunear Ullal here. While five fishers in the boat were rescued bytravellersin another boat, a search has been launched by the Coast Guardfor the missing fisherman. The incident occurred when the boat in which thefishermen had gone fishing on September 16, hit a rock nearbreakwater close to the Old Port while returning to the portand began to sink due to flooding last evening, a release fromthe Coast Guard said today. The Coast Guard had dispatched its ship Amartya apartfrom its hovercraft to search for the missing fisherman, therelease added. PTI MVG RA ROH VS SRYNTR


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