Rashmi Khatri, Rishikesh: The bodies of three youths who drowned in Patna Fall of Rishikesh and Namami Gange Ghat of Shivpuri on the day of Holi were recovered today. In the morning, the policemen of the barrage outpost saw a dead body in the barrage. On which the outpost police informed the SDRF. SDRF head constable Arjun Panwar along with his team retrieved the body from the barrage and handed it over to the district police.
On the day of Holi, Shobhit Yadav, a resident of Moradabad, UP had come to hang out with his friends at Patna Water Fall in Laxman Jhula area of Garud Chatti police station. On the other hand, the bodies of both the DIT students who drowned at Namami Gange Ghat in Shivpuri on the day of Holi were also recovered on Wednesday. Based on the information received by the SDRF, sub-inspector Sachin Rawat along with his team reached the spot and recovered the body near Hotel Lemon Tree. The deceased has been identified as Aditya Raj (22), a resident of Hooghly, Kolkata.
Aditya, a student of B Tech in DIT, had come to Shivpuri Namami Gange Ghat with his friends on the day of Holi. While taking a bath in the river, Aditya and Utkarsh were swept away in the river. The dead body of Utkarsh (22) resident of Agra, Uttar Pradesh was also recovered from the boat jetty in the afternoon.