On 01.11.19 morning at about 11.30 hrs, a launch "Sagar Samrat" , from Haldia to Kachuberia with about 150 persons on board got stuck in Hooghly river between Nayachar and Ghoramara island due to engine failure. OC Sagar SI Bapi Roy and his team immediately rushed to rescue them. In the operation, one police launch and 2 other private launces were deployed. All the passengers and crew were rescued safely and brought to Kachuberia and were provided with refreshments and water. All the passengers expressed their satisfaction and happiness.