Farmer drowns in flash flood
  • This Section
  • Latest
  • Web Wrap
Last Updated: Thursday, September 01, 2011, 14:19
  
Akola: A 50-year-old farmer riding a bullockcart was washed away while one of his two daughters is still missing in a flash flood at village Wadgaon in Jalgaon Jaunod taluka of Buldana district, police said today.

The dead body of the deceased identified as Devidas Sitaram Nimbalkar was later found around 1 km away from the spot where he was trying to cross a swollen river last evening, they said.

While his daughter Archana (18) is still missing, her sibling Damini (17) and another girl identified as Sheetal had a miraculous escape.

The dead body of Sitaram was later found at a distance of 1-1/2 km.

PTI


First Published: Thursday, September 01, 2011, 14:19


comments powered by Disqus