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10th class student Mohammad Zahid died due to drowning. (file)
Mohammad Zahid (16), a 10th student of Jhurodevi High School, died due to drowning while taking a bath in Pampu Ghat of Subarnarekha river under Musabani police station area. While his right companions managed to get out of the river. All three had descended into the river to take a bath. In this sequence, Mr. Zahid went into deep water and the accident happened.
All three friends from Musabani Muhulbeda, Mohd. Obviously, Mr. Tarif and Mohd. Qadir had gone to the river to bathe at 11 o’clock by cycle. Keeping all three cycles near Pumpu Ghat, they started bathing in the river. In the course of bathing, the three friends also started fishing. During this Mohd. Apparently got washed away in the strong current of the river. As soon as the family members got information about the incident, they reached the river. In the river for several hours. An attempt was made to find the obvious. But nothing happened.
After reaching Musabani station in-charge Sanjeev Jha and Sub Inspector Ranjan Paswan with the team force, Mohd. Contacted a nearby fisherman to find Jahir. 25 fishermen drowned after getting down in the river. Obviously started the search. The fishermen found the body of the student within 10 minutes. After the information of the incident, the police sent the body to the sub-division hospital Ghatshila for postmortem.