Man Missing after Boat capsizes & Washed away in Netravati River
Mangaluru: As per police reports, three men who were attempting to lift a boat used for traditional sand mining from the Netravati river, got washed away in the water on Saturday, July 2 around 1 pm, one out of the three is missing in the tragic incident.
Raju Shah, Montu Shah and Nagendra Kumar Sayani, all from Uttar Pradesh were the occupants in the boat, and the boat they were in capsized, got washed away and got stuck under the Adyar-Pavoor bridge. While Montu Sah and Nagendra Kumar were able to swim, they survived by reaching the river bank, however, Raju Shah has gone missing.
It is learnt that the boat is owned by Asif and Ishak. Search is on for the missing person, and police are investigating.