Tourism Secretary Mukesh Kumar Meena said the boat belonged to a private company, River Boat Adventures, which had permission to operate only two small boats - a 2-seater and a 4-seater.
Gowtham Sawang, the police commissioner of Vijayawada, and other officials rushed to the spot and supervised the rescue operation using high-power flashlights.
The passengers were making a trip from Punnami Ghat in Bhavanipuram to Pavitra Sangamam in Ferry village when the vessel capsized, PTI quoted an official as saying.
According to reports, the boat, which had 38 people on board, overturned when trying to manoeuvre towards Pavitra Sangamam after leaving the ferry.
Strong quake hits Iran-Iraq border, 13 dead
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The 21-year-old was named "Man of the Match", with his parent club taking to Twitter to congratulate him on his global outing. I have a good relationship with Eddie Newton [Chelsea's loan technical coach] and Eddie is helping me behind the scenes".
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"According to preliminary investigation, the private agency which was operating the boat did not have a licence from the tourism department", he said.
Local fishermen at Ferry swung into action immediately and rescued 15 passengers. Home minister N Chinna Rajappa announced at 8.30 pm that 16 dead bodies were retrieved till now.
Addressing the media, the police said that rescue operations were on by the Vijayawada City Police and the National Disaster Rescue Force. However, locals allege that many boats do not have sufficient number of life jackets and carry more passengers than their sanctioned capacity.
Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu has expressed shock over the accident and ordered a probe by a senior police officer.
They'll join Nigeria, Egypt and Senegal as the continent's five representatives at next year's tournament in Russian Federation . DR Congo scored twice in stoppage time through Jonathan Bolingi and Neeskens Kebano to defeat Guinea 3-1 in Kinshasa.
With Hulu now officially available on the Switch, Nintendo appears to be ready to start offering video streaming services. After months of waiting, US-based Nintendo Switch owners can finally download the Hulu streaming app on the device.
After an explosive chorus, "This Is Why We Don't Have Nice Things " calls out Swift's brief reconciliation with West. In verse two, she makes it clear that " This Is Why We Can't Have Nice Things " is about burning bridges.
AT&T has argued against selling off either company's assets, as it believes this would undercut the rationale for the tie-up. AT&T may be forced to dump CNN for the United States regulators to allow its proposed takeover of Time Warner to go through.
Zampella says he will continue to run things at Respawn and will become a part of the leadership team at EA. EA has confirmed that they have acquired Respawn Entertainment, along with their Titanfall IP.
The football team garnered a score of 80 percent, which was an improvement on last year's 76 percent mark. All 13 of Gonzaga's countable programs finished above the national average in their respective sports.
That marriage, which she said she entered into in an attempt to keep her son away from military deployment, was annulled in 2010. Under Oklahoma law, marrying a close relative is considered incest whether or not the relationship is sexual.
Lmm Llc decreased its stake in American Airls Group Inc (AAL) by 2.61% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. The computer hardware maker reported $0.94 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.57 by $0.37.
Twitter says it verifies accounts of "public interests", which typically includes journalists, public figures and celebrities. Verifications have been "paused" until the company can resolve the "confusion".
In observance of the day, ShuttleBus-Zoom will offer free rides to veterans and active military with proper identification. The parade was followed by a brief ceremony in front of Mooresville town hall, lunch and a concert on the town hall lawn.
The Silver Slugger is awarded to the best offensive player at each position, in each league, as voted by managers and coaches. Bob Forsch (1980, 1987) and Jason Marquis (2005) are the only previous Cardinals pitchers to win a Silver Slugger Award.
It is unclear how Flynn, as national security adviser, could have successfully carried out either alleged request. That company turned out to be a one-man shell company owned by Ekim Alptekin, the chairman of the Turkish-U.S.
N. Korea blasts Trump's 'warmonger' Asia tour
Trump followed up his weird tweet by telling reporters that it would be a "good thing" for him and dictator to become friends. North Korea has conducted dozens of ballistic missile tests in defiance of United Nations sanctions.
Hasbro Said to Make Bid for Toy Rival Mattel
Mattel and Hasbro have held talks a number of times in the past, including as long ago as 1996 and as recently as late in 2015. CEO Margo Georgiadis, who took the reins in January, has warned the business would miss its revenue forecast for the full year.
'Drunk' OJ Simpson kicked out of Las Vegas hotel
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Korea joint exercise in Sea of Japan gets underway
This is the first time that three American aircraft carriers have conducted joint maneuvers in the western Pacific since 2007. Also on Saturday, the US and South Korean navies launched four days of joint drills off the east coast of South Korea.
JC Penney Comp Store Growth Higher Than Expected
At the close of regular trading, its last week's stock price volatility was 17.79% which for the month reaches 36.3%. The company had revenue of $2.96 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.84 billion.
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