Monday, December 22, 2008
A fishing boat capsized near estuary in Mangalore on Sunday morning. According to police, the boat ‘Suvarna Sagar’ reportedly hit the remainings of another boat which had capsized two years ago.The boat belongs to Madhava Suvarna. As many as 25 fishermen were returning after fishing in the boat when it capsized. They escaped with the help of a small boat as soon as the boat capsized. The loss is estimated as Rs 8 lakh.