Constantly monitoring situation: LG Sinha on Srinagar boat capsize

Srinagar, Apr 16(KNS): After a boat capsized in the Batawara area of Srinagar city, resulting in death of four people and three others currently receiving treatment, Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha of Jammu and Kashmir stated that he is actively monitoring the situation and providing guidance to the ground team during rescue operations.

He also said that the Marcos teams have also been alerted, besides the team of SDRF, Army and other agencies are carrying out relief and rescue work.

"I am deeply grieved by the loss of lives due to a boat accident in Srinagar. My thoughts are with the bereaved families & I pray to the Almighty to give them strength to withstand this immense loss. Team of SDRF, Army & other agencies are carrying out relief & rescue work," he said.

"Administration is providing all possible help to the bereaved families who have lost their near and dear ones and medical facilities to those who have been injured. Marcos teams have also been alerted. I am constantly monitoring the situation and guiding the team on the ground," the LG added.(KNS).

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