UMRANGSO, June 10: One person named Jinger Chinthonga, aged about 14 years, drowned in the Kapili River. The DDMA sources informed the media that the incidence took place on June 9 and that the victim is a resident of village Tontelangs under Umrangso P.S. Lungku outpost Dima Hasao,Assam.
Meanwhile, on receiving the information lately, a search operation was initiated, with the SDRF team arriving on Saturday from Hojai to recover the body.
Until the filing of this report, the body had not been recovered.