Nine people, including four children, died in two boat incidents on the Gandak river in Bihar’s Gopalganj district in the last 24 hours.
While six people — including four children aged between nine and 11 years — from Parsauni Malahi village died in a boat accident on Friday morning, three from Baikunthpur died on Thursday as their boat capsized. The Gopalganj district administration has stopped ferrying of private boats after the incidents.
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