Bodies Of Two More Among Four Students Missing In Mahanadi Recovered

Cuttack: Bodies of two more among the four Class VIII students who had gone missing in the Mahanadi river near Bhadimul Ghat in Cuttack on Thursday were recovered today.

Reportedly, the Fire Services department had fished out the body of one Jaga Behera late last night. Bodies of two more students identified as Akash Bahalia and Chandan Behera were recovered today morning.

Meanwhile, the Fire Services personnel have resumed the search operation to find the remaining student.

Notably, the four classmates from Potapokhari in Nayabazar area of Cuttack had left home yesterday afternoon after returning from school and gone to the rive to take a bath.

As they did not return home, the family members launched a search in the evening to trace their whereabouts and found their bicycles near the ghat. Subsequently, they informed the police.