Rescue is going on to find the remaining six girls who had missed in Godavari river near pasuvullaka downstream. Actually, there are seven persons (six schoolgirl and women) in the boat which was hit to a pillar of an under-construction bridge on Saturday, by the evening the body of the women, Gella Nagamani (35) was found at Komaragiri. Rescue team to find the missing person consists 64 members and four boats of NDRF, 80 members of SDRF, 20 members from AP 64 members and four boats of NDRF, 80 members of SDRF, 20 members from AP. To continue the recuse operation base camp was set on the yanam side on the river with the navy personnel and a helicopter from the Reliance industries.
On Sunday to supervise the rescue operation Nimmakayala Chinarajappa Deputy chief minister was visited. He also said that under chandranna Bhima they announced Rs 5 lakhs as an ex grathi to that women and Rs. 3 lakhs for each missing school girl. Already Government had sanctioned Rs 35 crore for the construction of the bridge at Pasuvullanka and also works are in progress. It was very unfortunate that boat was met with the accident and he came to know about the tracing the missing people by the officials.
Along with SP Vishal Gunni district collector, Kartikeya Misra supervised the rescue operations and the rescue operations are continuing at 3-4 probable places in the river due to high tides in the morning and low tides in the evening. Till the missing people located the rescue operation will be continued. The necessary support to the staff is extended by a team from the local administration of Puducherry and it is headed by the administrator Subrahmanyeswararao.