Moshi, 19th September 2021: Two persons today drowned during Ganpati immersion in Indrayani river near Havaldar Vasti today evening.
According to the MIDC Bhosari police station under Pimpri Chinchwad police, the incident took place around 6 pm. Thombre family members from Mauli Vasti, Dudalgaon came for immersion of Ganesh idol in Indrayani river on the north side of Havaldar Vasti. Shivaji Arjun Thombre (30), Nitin Arjun Thombre (39), Datta Abasaheb Thombre (20) and Prajwal Raghunath Kale (18) had entered the river to immerse the idol.
Datta Thombre and Prajwal Kale drowned as they could not gauge the depth of the river. They could not swim.MIDC Bhosari police and fire brigade personnel launched a search for them.
The body of Kale has been fished out while a search is going on for Datta.Follow Punekar News: