Engineering student drowns in Kushabhadra River
Konark: An engineering student, identified as Souvik Kumar Nag, drowned while taking bath in the Kushabhadra River near Bania Sahi in Konark today.
According to sources, Souvik, a B.Tech student at a private college in Bhubaneswar, was on a visit to his native village on a vacation.
Souvik had gone to the river to take a bath. But he accidentally slipped into the deep water and went missing. Though the fire personnel immediately launched a rescue operation, Souvik remained untraceable, sources said.
As per latest reports, the rescue team has recovered Souvik’s lifeless body from the deep water news Santaraganda.
On the other hand, the local police have seized the body for post-mortem and registered a case of unnatural death into the incident, sources added.