Drowning: Body of second woman traced

A day after two women employees working with the Pune office of a multinational IT firm drowned at Kashid beach in Raigad district,police on Monday traced the body of second woman.

Written by Express News Service | Published:September 11, 2012 4:17 am

A day after two women employees working with the Pune office of a multinational IT firm drowned at Kashid beach in Raigad district,police on Monday traced the body of second woman.

Police said Pooja Rao (21) and Pavani P (22),who had come to the beach in a group of 15 people — six men and nine women — had drowned after they were swept by strong current.

Police said Pavani’s body was traced immediately but Pooja’s was recovered only on Monday. PSI Arvind Kamble of Murud police station said,“We found the body on Monday morning. It will be handed over to the family after the autopsy.”

The group had entered the waters despite a warning from the police as beach is closed for tourists during the rainy season.

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