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Boat carrying 50 capsizes in Thatta; 5 bodies recovered

Dawn 2017-12-07 15:21:35

A boat carrying at least 50 people capsized in Thatta's Bohara area on Thursday, DawnNews reported.

The bodies of at least five people have been recovered. Rescue efforts are underway to rescue the remaining passengers, which include women and children.

The passengers were on their way to a shrine.

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