Maikhola boat capsize: Two more bodies recovered, search for missing continues

- Post Report, Kathmandu

Oct 15, 2016-Two more dead bodies have been recovered from Shivjung in Jhapa district on Saturday morning as search operation was underway to find people missing in a capsized boat in Maikhola River of Ilam on Friday afternoon.

One of the bodies found this morning has been identified as Krishna Kumar Ghatani of Shaniarjun municipality, Jhapa while another body of a woman is yet to be identified, authorities said.

Two men, as many women and a child were found dead till Friday evening, according to police.

The search operation is jointly undertaken by Nepal Army, Nepal Police and Armed Police Force with the help from locals.

Also read: Five dead as boat capsizes in Maikhola


Published: 15-10-2016 10:33

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