Odisha News Insight

KV Students drown during Swachh Bharat Drive in Paradip Sea

ONI Bureau:  As many as three Class-IX students of Kendriya Vidayalaya in Paradip drowned in sea during a Swachh Bharat Abhiyan programme organised by the Paradip Municipality at the sea beach  on Gandhi Jayanti today.

While two students were rescued by firefighting team and local fishermen, one student went missing.

Rescue operation was launched by Fire Services personnel to trace the other student. Indian Coast Guard has also joined in the search operation.