Ahmedabad tourist hurt in banana boat ride at Calangute


A tourist from Ahmedabad was injured when he was trying to board a banana boat ride at Calangute on Sunday evening. Lifeguards at Calangute said that the tourist, Savaliya Tarang, 23, sustained a cut on his left leg when he fell off the boat that was pulling a banana boat at around 6.10pm.
His companions brought him to the lifeguard tower for first aid assistance, following which he was taken to the Candolim primary health centre for further treatment in a 108 ambulance. The tourist was unable to identify the watersports operator whose boat he was attempting to ride, it is learnt. [TOI]