CISF jawan drowns while taking bath in river

Keonjhar: A Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) jawan drowned while taking bath in a river in Keonjhar district today, police said. The jawan identified as Y Naresh (22) was taking bath with his nephew in river Karo near Balani when he was suspected to have fallen into an intake well inside the river and met the watery grave.

Naresh hailed from Podavalipolen village in Prakasham district of Andhra Pradesh and was posted in SAIL`s raw material division at Balani. The body was retrieved by the fire brigade personnel at Joda and post-mortem conducted, they said.