Bhubaneswar: In another such mishap, the body of a minor girl, who was washed away into the Rushikulya River in Sanakhemundi area in Ganjam district yesterday, was found on the riverbank at Hinjili Giria graveyard this morning.
The deceased girl was identified as Shili Behera of Kanjiama village. Some villagers first saw the girl’s body at the river bank and informed police. On being informed, the police have reached the spot and recovered the body.
Notably, Shili along with three other girls had slipped into the river yesterday. While villagers managed to rescue two girls, two others were not stressed. Fire and ODRAF personnel were searching for the bodies.