13-yr-old boy meets watery grave

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 11 Jun 2018 10:53:02


Staff Reporter

IN a tragic incident, a 13-year-old boy met his watery grave into river Narmada at Darogaghat under the jurisdiction of Gwarighat police station, on Sunday. The deceased has been identified as Sohail Raza (13), son of Abdul Rashid, a resident of near Peshkari School in Badi Omti.According to Gwarighat police, they received information that the incident took place when three minor aged boys reached for bathing into river Narmada at Darogaghat. Boys were bathing into the river when one of them named Sohail Raza reached at deeper part of the river and drowned into the water. Witnessing the incident, his friends started shouting for help when local persons dived into the river and tried to rescue the boy. Before they managed to save him, the boy met his watery grave.

Receiving the information, a police team reached the spot and sent the body for post-mortem after conducting Panchnama at Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Medical College and Hospital. Gwarighat police have registered intimation while further investigations are underway to ascertain reason behind the incident.