02 February 2020
Khurda: Boat ferrying as many as 18 passengers from Kalijai capsized in Chilika lake. Fishermen and ODRAF personnel rescued the passengers out of whom six have been admitted to Balugaon hospital.
The passengers were returning after picnicking in Kalijai when the mishap occurred. All of them belonged to Khadikapalli village. The rescue operation was carried out with the help of another boat.
Further information on this incident is awaited.