Boat capsizes; one dead, two hospitalised | Daily News

Boat capsizes; one dead, two hospitalised

Two others still missing

A 16-year-old boy has drowned and two others have been hospitalised after the boat they were on capsized near the Upparu Bridge in Kinniya, yesterday.

Furthermore, two others who were aboard are yet to be found.

The deceased has been identified as Iqbal Ilham, a resident of Pulmottai; while those who were admitted to hospital have been identified as Mohammed Athir, aged 19, and Saravanamuttu Kajendran, aged 33.

The two who are missing have been identified as 39-year-old Mohammed Kamil and 29-year-old Zahir, from Kinniya.

Kinniya Police are investigating.

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