Tuticorin boat accident: TN Govt announces relief fund

Tuticorin boat accident: TN Govt announces relief fund
Tuticorin boat accident TN Govt announces relief fund

TUTICORIN: Nine persons lost their lives and 19 were rescued when a boat capsized off Manapadu Coast. Three families from Tiruchendur seems to have booked the boat," District Collector M. Ravi Kumar said.

The injured have been admitted in the government hospital. it is expected nearly 30 people had boarded the boat said source.

TN Chief Minister Edapadi Palanisamy as a relief fund announces Rs 2 lakh to the family of the deceased, and Rs 50,000 for the injured.

Tuticorin boat accident TN Govt announces relief fund