Jajpur Holi Eve Tragedy Toll Rises To 4: One More Body Recovered

Jajpur: Body of one more youth from among the six youths who had gone missing after being swept away in Kharasrota river near Badasuar in Jajpur on Friday was fished out today.

With the recovery, the death toll in the tragedy has risen to four.

While earlier in the day another body was recovered, two were fished out yesterday and one was rescued by locals. Search is underway to trace the remaining two missing youths.

On Friday, tragedy struck while the six youths were taking a bath in the Kharasrota river after playing Holi. They are said to be students of +3 IInd Year of a local college.