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
The rescue teams fear that several bodies are still trapped inside the launch. East Godavari district collector Karthikeya is personally monitoring the rescue and relief works. They fear that at least 40 passengers, most of them inside the launch because of the rain, hail storms, have closed all windows and doors.