The Kerala government has announced a judicial probe into the boat tragedy that took place in Malappuram district on Sunday, in which 22 people, including children, lost their lives. The boat was reported to have been overloaded and allegations of safety violations have been made. The government has expressed condolences to the families of the victims and has promised compensation. Rescue operations were launched immediately after the incident, and the bodies of all the victims have now been recovered. The probe will look into the circumstances that led to the tragedy and will identify any negligence or wrongdoing. The incident has once again highlighted the need for stricter safety measures and enforcement on waterways.
Today: December 2, 2023