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BC-AS-India-Boat-Acciden, 0197

Contributed by NAMPA / Associated Press.

Ferry carrying schoolchildren sinks in India, killing 3<
Eds: Updates with a higher death toll of 3 students; search operations completed.<
NEW DELHI (AP) - A ferry boat carrying mostly teenage schoolchildren sank in the Arabian Sea off India's western coast on Saturday, killing three students, police said.
The police and the navy involved in the rescue operation said another 29 children were rescued after the incident off Dahanu, a town in Maharashtra state. All the students on the boat h ...