Minister rescued from water after boat tilts in southern India
Location Asifnagar of Kothapalli mandal, southern India's Telangana. Date: 2023-06-08
Minister Gangula Kamalakar luckily escaped after the boat he was in tilted to a side in southern India’s Telangana.
The incident took place at Asifnagar of Kothapalli mandal on June 8.
Visuals showed after the boat capsized in the water, the police officers swiftly rescued the minister along with his security personnel team, pulling him safely out.
The Minister participated in the Cheruvula Panduga organised as part of the Telangana Formation Day celebrations.
While participating in celebrations, Kamalkar tried to tour in the water of the village tank in a country-made boat. However, the boat tilted to one side. Alert security personnel managed to reach him and took him ashore.
A few years ago, Kamalakar had fallen into the water after inaugurating speed boat services in the Lower Manair Dam on the outskirts of Karimnagar town.