10 killed in Indonesia boat capsize

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Jakarta, July 25 (IANS) At least 10 people were killed on Tuesday when a boat carrying 48 people capsized in waters off Indonesia’s Borneo Island.

The boat capsized minutes after leaving the port of Tarakan in North Kalimantan province, reports Efe news.

An official from the search and rescue team said survivors were moved to a hospital in Tarakan but refused to specify the exact number of people rescued.

–IANS

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