Shishkat, April 29: A boat carrying 7 commuters and a load of Cement bags has reportedly sunk in the Gojal Lake, formed due to damming of the Hunza River.
According to police sources, water flew into the boat after a hole developed in it. The seven commuters were rescued safely but the boat disappeared in the 360 feet deep lake.
The incident took place near Ayeenabad. The boat belonged to a businessman, according to reports.
Details of the rescue mission were unclear at the time of filing of this report.