Coast Guard official down in sea

A 43-year-old Coast Guard official drowned after he fell in the sea from the boat off Mandapam accidently while on patrolling, official sources said here Wednesday.

Last Updated: Jul 24, 2013, 11:48 AM IST

Rameswaram: A 43-year-old Coast Guard official drowned after he fell in the sea from the boat off Mandapam accidently while on patrolling, official sources said here Wednesday.
Due to strong winds, the sea was rough when the mishap occurred last night, police said.
Jegadeshan`s body was later recovered and brought to the shore, they said.

PTI