Boat carrying Maharashtra Chief Secretary capsizes off Mumbai coast

WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India Oct 24, 2018, 06.03 PM(IST)

There were also other government officials on board the boat. Photograph:( ANI )

A boat carrying the Maharashtra Chief Secretary capsized off the Mumbai coast Wednesday evening. 

PTI quoted a coast guard official as saying the boat capsized near the location of the proposed Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj memorial, Shivaji Samarak. 

The spot is about 2.6 kms off the Mumbai coast. 


PTI added that other government officials were also on board. 

The coast guard later said all the passengers on board the boat were rescued.