MP: Boy swept away in flash floods



Indore: A young boy who went picnicking was swept away in Choral river at Mhow near here, police said on Monday.

The incident took place yesterday when Yogesh Thorat, with his friends were caught in flash floods in the river, police said. While three others managed to escape, Yogesh was washed away in the spate.

Divers were pressed into action since last night but the victim's body has not been recovered yet, Additional SP (Rural) Vinay Pal said.

Efforts were still on to trace the missing boy, Pal said.

PTI