Kokrajhar Boat Capsize: Two women are missing and three others injured on November 2 when a country boat carrying them capsized in the Sonkosh river in Kokrajhar district, officials said.
Kokrajhar Boat Capsize
It is mentioned that the incident occurred near No 1 Gorumara Char, a tract of land surfacing out of a river bed, when five women went to collect wood floating in the water. The place is located near the Assam-West Bengal border.
The boat capsized and two of the women went missing along with the boat. Three other women sustained serious injuries and were admitted to a local hospital in Alipurduar.
Furthermore, search operations have been launched by the district administration, police, and SDRF personnel to locate the boat and rescue the missing women. The missing women have been identified as Ramisha Khatun and Shafia Bibi.