Youth goes missing after being dragged by crocodile
Kendrapara: A youth who had gone to take bath in Brahmani river at Pattamundai in Kendrapara district on Saturday went missing after being dragged by a crocodile into the water.
The youth, resident of Mandapada village, had gone to take bath in Brahmani river this morning when a crocodile lurking on the banks, dragged him into the water.
Locals who were present at the spot rushed to help but the youth remained untraceable.
On being informed about the incident, fire department personnel rushed to the spot and carried out a search operation. The search operation to trace out the missing youth is on at the time of filing the report.