Engineering student feared drowned in Brahmani
Rourkela: An engineering student of NIT, Rourkela, was feared drowned in the river Brahmani near Birtola ghat, about 55 km from here on Sunday, police said.
The second year B.Tech (Mechanical) student from Darbhanga in Bihar did not know swimming and was suspected to have been swept away under the whirling current and hit boulders inside.
Search operation by divers, fire brigade personnel and local youths was still on. Odisha Disaster Rapid Action Force team is also likely be pressed into service, police said.