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Search operation on: 3 more bodies fished out

Bodies of three more children were fished out of the river Brahmaputra in Dhubri early in the morning on Wednesday.

BSF and NDRF jawans are still on the search operation on the river bed two days after an overloaded boat sank in Dhubri. Over 150 people are believed to have been remaining traceless.

According to police, the search operation would continue through the day and did not rule out the possibility of many bodies being washed downstream to Bangladesh.

AICC general secretary Rahul Gandhi, along with Assam chief minister Tarun Gogoi the mishap site on Wednesday afternoon and took stock of the situation.

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