Tag: Drowning

3 Youths Drown, 1 Rescued In Odisha’s Cuttack

In a tragic incident, three youths were killed after being washed away in the turbulent waters of Pattamundai Canal near Jagatpur Belamalia temple in Cuttack. The incident occurred on Wednesday night.

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  • Friday, 14 October 2022
Durga Puja 2022: 7 killed, several missing after flash flood in West Bengal's Jalpaiguri during imme
Durga Puja 2022: 7 killed, several missing after flash flood in West Bengal's Jalpaiguri during immersion

The Jalpaiguri District Magistrate, Moumita Godara Basu confirmed the death toll as seven.

  • Thursday, 06 October 2022
Youth clings to wooden log for hours to save himself from drowning

This youth from Jaleswarkhandi in Purushottampur block in Odisha’s Ganjam district saved himself from drowning, thanks to his presence of mind.

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  • Wednesday, 10 August 2022
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Heartbroken boy attempts suicide after elder brother dies in dam

It is believed that he was unable to come to terms with the loss and consumed poison kept at his house. 

  • Thursday, 28 July 2022
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Shocking! 5-year-old washed away in canal in Bhubaneswar

Reports said, the incident occurred while the boy was playing outside his house when all of a sudden he went missing. 

  • Sunday, 17 July 2022
4 minors including three girls die after falling into rainwater-filled pit in Koraput
What killed 4 Odisha minors… Koraput admin’s apathy or contractor’s negligence?

As many as four minors including three girls drowned to death after falling into a rainwater-filled pit dug up for road construction work at Majhiguda village under Sadar police station in Koraput district on Thursday

  • Thursday, 23 June 2022
3 Minor Boys Drown In Cuttack Mahanadi, 1Rescued, 2 Missing
3 Minor Boys Drown In Cuttack Mahanadi, 1 Dies, 2 Missing

The three boys identified as Chhotu, Raj and Sahil of Chunabhati Charigharia area were swept away while bathing due to strong current in the river.

  • Sunday, 10 April 2022
Minor Girl Goes Missing While Bathing In River At Rourkela, 3 Boys Rescued 
Minor Girl Goes Missing While Bathing In River At Rourkela, 3 Boys Rescued 

All those involved in the incident are residents of Panposh Padhi Colony.

  • Saturday, 05 March 2022
Brave Odisha Youth Saves National Boxing Champ, Coach From Drowning In Puchucherry Sea
Brave Odisha Youth Saves National Boxing Champ, Coach From Drowning In Puducherry Sea

A youth from Nayagarh district of Odisha has won the hearts of many for showing extraordinary courage in saving two people from drowning in deep sea on the Puducherry coast in Tamil Nadu without caring for own life. 

  • Saturday, 15 January 2022
Brothers Fall Into Well While Chatting
CCTV Visuals: Brothers Fall Into Well While Chatting, Die

Two brothers reportedly in inebriated condition drowned after falling into a well in Odisha’s Sambalpur on Monday. The video of this incident was caught in the CCTV.

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  • Tuesday, 09 November 2021
5 Kids Among 6 Drowned In Bihar Districts

According to reports, the accident took place at the Arwal ghat when some women of the village had gone to the Sone river to take a holy dip after the Jeutia festival.

  • Thursday, 30 September 2021
Video of youth drowning at Bhimkund waterfall goes viral

Keonjhar: A video of a youth being swept away by water current at Bhimkund waterfall near Ghatgaon in Keonjhar has gone viral. It is suspected that the visual is of a drowning case that was reported on December 28 when a student of Madhupatna Sai Sikhshya Kendra, Rohan Mishra, had gone missing after falling into […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
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3 women, minor boy drown in separate incidents in Odisha

Angul/Keonjhar/ Jagatsinghpur: In a string of unfortunate incidents three women and a minor boy drowned in separate places across Odisha today. In Angul, two sisters reportedly met their watery grave while taking bath in a pond. The deceased have been identified as Runu and Jhunu Sahoo.  Sources said both the sisters were taking bath in […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
Paradip drowning case: Body of missing KV student found

Paradip: Body of a student, who went missing yesterday in the sea in Paradip during a cleaning programme near the beach, was recovered today. The deceased has been identified as Anshuman Das, a student of Kendriya Vidyalaya, whose body was fished out near Hanuman mandir. Yesterday, two other students were rescued in critical condition. Reportedly, […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
Two Class X students drown in Jhankarpali power channel

Sambalpur: Two Class X students drowned to death while taking bath at the Jhankarpali power channel in Sambalpur today. The deceased identified as Sumit Dash and Sameer Dalai were  students of the Aurobindo school. As per reports, a group of eight students had left home for their coaching classes yesterday night and midway decided to […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021