Vastavam web: Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressed grief over the tragic death of 10 tourists in the boat accident at Kachchulu in Devipatnam mandal of East Godavari district. Modi conveyed his condolences to the bereaved families. Another 46 tourists are missing in the waters. The expert swimmers and the NDRF staff have launched search operations for them. Only 24 out of the total 80 persons including staff reached the shore safely so far.
CM Jaganmohan Reddy expressed shock and ordered the officials concerned to take necessary action for rescuing the missing persons. Telangana CM KCR sent his condolences to the AP people over the river tragedy. Majority of the tourists were from Telangana.