Kolkata Youth Drowns Near Digha


Kolkata: Festivity turns fatal for a Kolkata youth as he disappears amidst the rising tides at the beach of Tajpur on Friday.

Sampreet Mukherjee a resident of Salt Lake in Kolkata went to Tajpur with his friends on a tour. As the friends indulged in a swim at the sea on Tajpur beach, Sampreet disappeared and is feared drowned.

Sampreet is associated with a Kolkata based film industry. A complaint has been lodged with the local police station but the victim is yet to be traced. On the other hand his family claimed that the beach lacked proper rescue and relief infrastructure to tackle such incident.

 Last month a man died from an accident during  paragliding at Mandarmoni beach.