Four bodies found:search continues for missing youths at Kuttyadi
Four bodies have been found at Kuttyadi,where six youths drowned in a flash flood on Sunday evening.Three youths escaped unhurt .
Rescue and search operations are continuing for the two youngsters ,who are still missing in the nine member team.
Police,fire force,National Disaster Responsive Force (NDRF) team are jointly working in rescue and search operation at Kadanthrapuzha.
Photos:Search operation in progress at Kdanthrapuzha.
The body of Aswanth ,son of Kattodiyil Chandran found around 4 pm today.
Since the news of the tragedy of flash flood at Kuttyadi spread, Maruthonkara,the village of the youths,who are drowned has been mourning.
People from all walks of life joined in the rescue-search operations along with police and fire force.
The news of youths’ death shocked the villagers.Grief-stricken folks spent long hours by praying in the hope of finding the remaining youths, alive.
Friends and relatives of the youths broke down.
They could not control their grief when the bodies of the two youths brought for final farewell.
Ministers T.P.Ramakrishnan,A.K.Saseendran,E.Chandrasekharan,Kadannappally Ramachandran,MLAs E.K.Vijayan,Purushan Kadalundi,
M.K.Ragahavan M.P,Mullappally Ramachandran M.P,N.M.Shamsheer M.L.A reached at the spot and evaluated the situation.
District Collector N.Prasanth spoke to officials over phone,since he is in a meeting in connection with Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Calicut visit.
The government will bear the cremation expense of the youths.
The cabinet meeting scheduled to meet on Tuesday will decide on the relief amount for the kith and kin.
Friends of the diseased youths broke down when the bodies brought in for paying homage.
Three youths were drowned at a river in Pasukkadavu near Kuttyadi in Kozhikode following a flash flood on Sunday evening.
Parckal Rajeesh (22),Kakkuzhi Kunnummal Kothode Shine Sasi (18),Parayulla Prambath Akshay Raj (22) are the diseased.
Three escaped unhurt by catching on branches of riverside trees.
The youths belong to Maruthonkara Panchayath were taking bath at Kadantharpuzha when a flash flood took them away.
Search is going on for the missing persons