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1 week ago

Tragedy Strikes Kolkata: Teenager Drowns in the Ganges

Drowned (symbolic picture)
Drowned (symbolic picture)

 

IIE Digital Desk : In a tragic incident in Kolkata, a teenager lost his life after drowning in the Ganges. The incident occurred near [mention specific location if available], where the young boy, whose identity has not been disclosed yet, was reportedly swimming with friends. Eyewitnesses stated that the group was enjoying a summer afternoon by the river when suddenly, the boy got into distress and disappeared under the water.

Local authorities and emergency services were immediately notified, and a search operation was launched promptly. Despite efforts to locate and rescue him, the teenager could not be saved in time. The incident has left the community shocked and saddened.

Authorities are investigating the circumstances surrounding the tragedy. Concerns about river safety have been raised in the area, urging for increased awareness and safety measures, especially during the summer months when such incidents are more frequent. The tragic loss of this young life serves as a stark reminder of the dangers associated with swimming in rivers, especially without proper supervision or safety equipment.

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