WATCH: Terrifying footage of the moment when boat capsized in Ganga

Written by January 15, 2017 09:55

New Delhi, Jan 15: Amateur footage of the Bihar boat tragedy emerged on Sunday, confirming that it was carrying passengers well over its intended capacity.

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24 people were killed when a country boat capsized in river Ganga near NIT ghat at Patna on Saturday evening.

In the video, it can be clearly seen that the overcrowded boat broke-up and more than 40 passengers can be seen drowning in the water. The video was shot by people present near the shore where the incident took place at around 6 pm when it had turned dark.

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