3 dead after fishing boat capsizes in Thiruvananthapuram
Thiruvananthapuram: Three fishermen died in Thiruvanathapuram after their boat capsized. The victims have been identified as Anchuthengu natives Augustin, Alex and Thankachan.
The accident happened on Wednesday. The fishing boat capsized after getting trapped in huge waves while returning from sea.
There were five workers on the fishing boat, which was attached to an engine. Out of this, 2 workers swam to the shore and escaped.
The bodies of the other three were retrieved in the search that was conducted later and have been kept Chirayinkeezhu Taluk hospital.