KERALA

Salvage operations in vain

IN DEEP WATER: Jalamandir, the District Tourism Development Council's houseboat, sank in Ashtamudi Lake on Sunday after its hull developed cracks. The boat was hired out on a private contract in 2004. On Monday, water pumps were used to salvag e the boat. It is not the first time that Jalamandir is sinking. The boat was salvaged twice in the past.

IN DEEP WATER: Jalamandir, the District Tourism Development Council's houseboat, sank in Ashtamudi Lake on Sunday after its hull developed cracks. The boat was hired out on a private contract in 2004. On Monday, water pumps were used to salvag e the boat. It is not the first time that Jalamandir is sinking. The boat was salvaged twice in the past.  

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