Teen drowns in Nawalparasi Indian channel, body recovered

NAWALPARASI: A youth who had gone missing after drowning in an Indian channel of Nawalparasi district was found dead today.

The deceased, who appeared to be in his mid-teens has been identified as Kamalesh Hamaj, son of Bhagawati Hamaj of Susta Rural Municipality-2 in the district.

Hamaj was taking bath in the western channel near Kudiya Saifan in the municipality when he went missing. His body was retrieved by draining the water, said police.