2 ISVs deployed for patrolling in the area have been diverted for search and rescue along with 3 Coast Guard units already present in the area. Local fishermen and agencies have rescued 32 children. Dahanu is over 100 kilometres from the city. This incident occurred off the coast of Dahanu near Parnaka beach.
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Help has also been sought from Indian Coast Guard to assist in the rescue operations, he said. The search for remaining missing students is ongoing.
'All our local officers and staff are on the spot.
So far, 25 children have rescued, reports said.