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Man Jumps Into Kathajodi: Rescue Operations Continue On Day 2

10 October 2019

Bikash Sharma

Cuttack: The search and rescue operations continue on day two for the man who had jumped off into Kathajodi river on Wednesday.

The man was identified as Debabrata Mohapatra of Karanja village under Niali Police limits in Cuttack district.

Yesterday, he was crossing the Kathajodi bridge on his motorcycle with his wife and six-year-old son. Eyewitnesses confirmed that the couple had some kind of altercation when Mohapatra stopped his bike and jumped off the bridge. His wife was about to follow suit when she was stopped by some bystanders.

A joint team of ODRAF and Fire Services is conducting the search and rescue operation. Meanwhile, the lady was taken into custody for questioning.

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