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Karnataka: 8 drown after boat capsizes off Karwar coast; 7 missing, 18 rescued

At least eight people died and 18 were rescued on Monday after a boat reportedly carrying 33 people capsized in Karnataka’s Kali river. The people had gone to a temple located at a remote island near Karwar and their boat capsized when they were returning, reports said. Indian Navy has launched search and rescue operation for missing persons.