Man drowns near Deodhar village

Rourkela: The body of a 45-year-old man was fished out of river Brahmani near Deodhar village, about 50 km from here today.

The deceased, Ghana Dhibara of Koilighara village, was crossing the river by swimming to reach Deodhar ghat when he drowned in deep water last evening, police said.

Ghana`s body was found floating in the river by the villagers this morning and fished out by police personnel. The body was sent for postmortem.