The rescue teams have finally located the capsized launch. The teams located the launch 60 feet down. They are trying to lift the launch with the help of heavy duty cranes.
Ill-fated boat located at Godavari's bottom
This may have trapped him. Souces say that the over enthusiasm of the oarman to prevent the wetting of cement bags stored on the boat. Most of the passengers from Rampachodavaram and Devipatnam and were returning from a market.