Silchar, Dec 29: L Hemendra Singha (35), son of late L Baba Singha, a resident of Binkandie Part – I, was taking a ride on his own boat on Barak River, Lakhipur, when he slipped from the boat last Tuesday at 1 pm. Local people thoroughly searched for the body and informed the police when they failed to recover it. J R Lalsim, Additiol Deputy Commissioner, Cachar and in-charge, SDO (Civil), Lakhipur instructed the State Disaster Response Force personnel to make a thorough search. The SDRP personnel searched for the body for more than 2 hours but failed to find the body of Singha. It should be mentioned here that L Hemendra Singha belongs to a very poor family and the news has sent shockwaves to his family and friends. At the time of filing of this report, the body is yet to be traced out.
Mystery over missing body continues