By A O News Service
NAHARLAGUN | Jul 02 |The monsoon-2017 claimed the second life today with Bikash Hazarika, a six-year-old son of petty trader Pradip Hazarika of A-Sector, was drowned in a small stream behind the power house there around 1.30 to 2 pm on Sunday.
However, his body was traceless despite tremendous efforts, his relative informed.
When contacted, Naharlagun PS OC inspector Riba confirmed receipt of the report late in the evening and informed the NDRF team. The team would launch search operation early Monday morning, he added.
The first death was reported from Chimpu area when a Cl-X student Biki Anju had died when landslide debris had fallen on the OB type house in wee hours while three had sustained serious injuries.