Jharsuguda: A youth and his minor nephew reportedly went missing while taking bath in Ib River at Brajarajnagar area in Odisha’s Jharsuguda district today.
The missing persons have been identified as Sandip Mehta and his 12-year-old nephew. They were residents of Lamtibahal village under Brajarajnagar block.
According to reports, the uncle-nephew duo had gone to the Ib River today. While taking bath in the river, they reportedly drowned and went missing.
The fire services personnel and police launched search operation in the river to rescue the two.