charged boat operators against travelling on the waterways after 6 p.m., which
is in line with its safety guidelines.
immediately deployed the water ambulance boat with the search and rescue team
to the scene of the mishap and the team were able to rescue 17 passengers alive
and three dead bodies.
especially waterways users, to strictly adhere to NIWA safety guidelines,
especially for boat operators to stop traveling in the evening after 6 p.m.