Play School Student Drowns In Water Tank In Jharsuguda

04 November 2019


Jharsuguda: A girl student of a play school died after falling into a water tank in the school premises at Shanti Nagar in Bandhabahal village under Banaharpali police limits in Jharsugua district on Monday.

The deceased has been identified as six-year-old Liza, daughter of Rajkumar Naik of Shanti Nagar area.

Reportedly, the 4-feet deep water tank is uncovered and doesn't have any boundary wall around it. Liza had wandered near it when no one was watching and accidentally fell into the water tank.

Later, her family members searched for her and found her body inside the water tank. Though she was rushed to a nearby hospital, the doctor declared her brought dead.

On getting information police personnel from Bandhabahal OutPost reached the hospital and sent her body to Jharsuguda DHH for post-mortem. Besides, a case of unnatural death has been registered.