PS Urban development and environment inspects boat accident spot

lake2.4.16Bhopal, April 2, 2016 (Abdul Ahad Farhan):  Principal Secretary Urban Development and Environment Mr. Malay Shrivastava inspected spot of boat accident in the Lower Lake here today. Mr. Shrivastava elicited information from survivor youths who had reached ashore by swimming after capsize of the boat and local eye witnesses. The boat accident had occurred near Kamlapati Ghat in Bhopal’s Lower Lake at 8.30 on March 20. Eye witnesses informed that the boat had capsized even as they reached the spot after hearing alarms raised by surviving youths who had swum ashore after accident. They fished out both the boats and 4 drowned youths. The boat had sunken in the silt of the lake bed.