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At least seven feared dead in Begnas Lake boat capsize

  Pokhara, Nepal      September 08 2018


Pokhara, Nepal: At least seven persons feared dead when a manual boat capsized at Begnas Lake in Pokhara on Saturday. 

Among the 9 passengers boarded in the boat, two were rescued alive, two breathed their last while receiving treatment and five have gone missing in the lake. 

Safely rescued persons are identified Sapana Khanal, 28, and Nisha Paudel.  

Likewise, the deceased have been identified as Krishna Kumari Bajgain, 55 of Pokhara Municipality-28 and Jamuna Kandel, 42 of Tanahun.

Police have intensified rescue operations.