In a tragic incident, four boys aged between 12-14 years old drowned in the Brahmaputra river. The incident took place at No. 2 Nizarapar area, Ramsing Chapori in Noonmati area of Guwahati on September 8th, 2019.
The deceased have been identified as Saidul Hussain, Sanidul Hussain, Nasir Ali and Najirul Ali. All of them hailed from Nizarapar, Guwahati.
As per reports, a total of 12 boys had gone swimming in the Brahmaputra river when the four boys accidentally slipped and drowned in the river.
A rescue team of the State Disaster Response Force, river police and police officials of the Noonmati police station has rushed to the spot. A major rescue operation has been launched to fish out the bodies.
Update: The rescue team has recovered 3 bodies until now.