CHENNAI - Up to 22 Christmas
vacationers in India were feared dead after a boat capsized on a
lake near the southern city of Chennai on Sunday afternoon,
government officials said.
The accident happened in Pulicat, a tourist spot about 70
kilometers north of Chennai, when a family of 25 went
on a boat ride, Ashish Chatterjee
, the top government official
in Tiruvallur district of the southern Tamil Nadu
"Three survived and eight bodies have been recovered so
far," Chatterjee said, adding search was on to find more bodies.