Berhampur: One person went missing while four others rescued themselves after a fishing boat capsized in the sea near Podampeta area in Ganjam district on Friday night.
The missing person has been identified as the resident of Podampeta village.
According to reports, five fishermen had ventured into the sea for fishing on Friday night. After they travelled up to 9 km away from the shore, suddenly they encountered storm and heavy rain following which the boat capsized in the rough sea.
While one fisherman went missing in the sea, four others managed to reach the coast safely after hours long struggle in the sea.