Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Puri, Aug 30:
In a tragic incident, a youth drowned in the sea near Swargadwar in Odisha’s pilgrim town Puri today.
The mishap occurred when the youth, identified as Tutu Nayak from Dhenkanal, was bathing in the sea with his family members near Swargadwara here.
The youth breathed his last while he was being taken to the hospital by lifeguards, who had rescued him from the sea.
Puri Sea Beach police handed over the body of the deceased to his family members after post-mortem.
The deceased worked as an ambulance driver with a voluntary organization in Dhenkanal district.