KATHMANDU, Aug. 21 (Xinhua) -- Four have been rescued safely while more than 35 others have gone missing. in Nepal's boat capsize, media reported Thursday.
The accident that took place at around 5:40 p.m. local time in Bagmati River at Pipara Rajwada of Rautahat district. The boat was heading from Sarlahi to Rautahat.
The local administration in the district has already instructed a team of Nepal Police and Armed Police Force to initiate the search and rescue activities. Huge number of locals has also begun rescue along with the police. No other information of human loss has been received so far.