Picnic Turns Tragic As 3 Drown In Dibrugarh

The trio had gone to Maijan Chapori for a picnic


In a tragic incident, three boys drowned in Dibrugarh’s Maijan Borpul Beel area on January 26th, 2020. This comes after two explosions rocked the district in the morning hours as India celebrated 71st Republic Day.

The deceased have been identified as Sanjay Barma, Roshan Tamang and Rajiv Duara. The trio had gone to Maijan Chapori for a picnic.

The locals said that the trio was bathing in the beel when they drifted into deep water and drowned. The three who drowned were rushed to a hospital where doctors declared them brought dead.

In Dibrugarh, an explosion took place at the busy Graham Bazar and another beside a gurudwara on AT Road at around 8:10 am on January 26th, 2020.

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