Body of missing Class IX boy found in Paradip
Paradip: The body of a Class IX student, who went missing while taking bath in the sea near Light House in Paradip yesterday, was found at the beach on Wednesday morning.
The deceased, identified as Anshuman Das, was a student of Kendriya Vidyalaya. On Tuesday, Anshuman along with his two friends–Subham Kulu and Sai Jyoti–went to the beach to participate in a cleanliness drive organised by Paradip Municipality on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti.
After participating in the cleanliness drive, they went to the sea to take bath and were swept away by the strong currents. While Subham and Sai were rescued by the firefighting team and locals, Anshuman went missing.
Later, the Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) personnel launched a rescue operation to trace Anshuman. However, his body was found at the sea beach near Hanuman Temple in Paradip today morning.