Boat capsize in Chilika; 18 people go missing, 6 people admitted to hospital in critical condition

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Bhubaneswar: Boat ferrying as many as 18 passengers from Kalijai capsizes in Chilika lake. Fishermen and ODRAF personnel launch rescue operation. Nine have been rescued till yet.

Passengers were returning after picnicking in Kalijai when the mishap occurred; rescue operations carried out with the help of another boat; 6 people admitted to Balugaon hospital in critical condition.

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