Bhubaneswar: The body of the student who went missing after falling into an open drain at Satabdi Nagar in Bhubaneswar was recovered on Monday after hours of search operation by police and fire services personnel.
Reportedly, Class X student Jyotiprakash Behera was on his way to attend tuition when he slipped into an overflowing drain at Satabdi Nagar. Eight teams of Odisha Fire Services had been deployed for the rescue operation.
His body was found trapped in bushes near the drain at Panchasakha Nagar. It is suspected that the drain overflowed due to heavy rain and carried the body into the bushes.
The fire personnel retrieved the body from among the bushes and rushed it to Capital Hospital in Bhubaneswar.