Saturday night after drowning in a river in Chandiyamau area of Chinhat, Nikhil’s body was found floating in Gosaiganj area. Nikhil’s family members have doubt of some conspiracy behind his death though they have not filed any report of the case. SO Chinhat, Surendra Katiyar informed the media persons that while searching for Nikhil a boat was found and later the body was also found. After initial investigation the police sent the body for post mortem.
Nikhil Srivastava, resident of Dayal Residency Faizabad Road, along with his cousin Shishir had gone to take a stroll at Chandiyamau river bank. According to Shishir, while they were boating water started filling inside the boat and both of them jumped into the river to save their lives. Shishir managed to come out safely while Nikhil drowned and couldn’t be traced until the search operation.
The police is calling it an accident while the family has not accused any one directly in the case.
A minor’s body was found floating in Indira Canal near Chinhat area on Thursday morning. SP