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Skikkara & small boats banned for 30 days in backwaters

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Skikkara & small boats banned for 30 days in backwaters

The ban comes after a couple from Vishakapatnam drowned in the Punnamada lake on Tuesday when the shikkara boat (small country boat fitted with engines) they were in sank.

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thehindu.com/todays-paper/…article4809186.ece

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1. Re: Skikkara & small boats banned for 30 days in backwaters

Dear travelllers, when you travel in boats like sikkara - make sure you wear life jackets

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