Fisherman goes missing as boat capsizes in Paradip
Paradip: A fisherman went missing while five others had a narrow escape as the boat in which they were going for fishing capsized in the sea in Paradip district on Tuesday.
The missing person was identified as resident of Sandhakuda village in the district.
According to sources, the incident occurred in the morning when six fishermen were venturing into the sea for fishing. But due to high waves, the boat lost control and capsized.
Though five of them managed to swim ashore, another is still missing.
On being informed, police and rescue department team reached and launched a rescue operation to trace out the missing fishermen.