Four fishermen missing as boat capsizes in Karnataka's Udupi district

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Four fishermen went missing after a boat they were traveling in, capsized at Kodeti in Karnataka's Udupi district on Sunday.

 

According to the report from the police officials, a total of 11 fishermen were on board the boat, out of which seven have been rescued. 

As per the report, the incident occurred while fishermen were returning back after fishing due to high tide.

The rescue operation to locate other fishermen is underway.

Earlier, Tthe Karnataka State Natural Disaster Monitoring Centre (KSNDMC) had predicted that scattered to widespread falls likely over several parts of Karnataka including Uttara Kannada, Udupi and light to moderate rains likely over Dakshina Kannada district.
 

With inputs from Agency

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