Mission Barge P305 ; Army deploys divers as 26 still feared to be missing

PRO defence Mumbai has informed that the specialized diving teams are appointed. The death toll on barge P305 that sank in the Arabian Sea on Monday rose to 60. The Navy has deployed divers to boost the search and rescue operations off the Mumbai coast. Eleven more bodies recovered, and the Coast guard and Navya continued the search as 15 are still missing. Of the 13 persons on Varaprada, two have been rescued. Mumbai Police further announced that they would escort a probe as to why the ill-fates barge remained in the turbulent area, even after repeated warnings about the Cyclone Tauktae.