Goa: Two Ahmedabad students drown at Candolim Beach

ANI | Updated: Sep 07, 2017 15:12 IST

Panaji (Goa) [India], September 7 (ANI): In an unfortunate incident, two students from the Mudra Institute of Communication, Ahmedabad drowned to death at the Candolim beach in Goa on Thursday morning.

As per reports, a group of 47 students had come down to Goa along with the faculty for a study tour.

Six friends from the group went to swim on the Candolim beach at around 03:00 a.m. in the morning.

Two students, namely Anuja Susan and Gurram Chenchu Sai, were pulled inside the water due to a strong wave.

Anuja Susan Paul, a resident of Chennai, was immediately washed ashore on the beach. She was shifted to the PHC, Candolim, but was declared dead .

The second student Gurram Chenchu Sai, a resident of Andhra Pradesh, was fished out of the sea water.

The families of both the deceased persons have been informed and a post-mortem examination will be conducted on the dead bodies. (ANI)