Three boys drown off Dadar Chowpatty beach
Three students from Unal Mill High School, Mahim died as they drowned in the sea near Dadar Chowpatty on Saturday morning around 11.30 am. The victims identified by police are Bharat Hanumanta (13), Anup Yadav (16) and Rohit Yadav (15). The bodies have been sent to KEM hospital.
After school, the boys decided to go swimming in the sea near Daddar chowpaty. However, they were unaware that would be their last swim. They got down into the sea but till they realise that the water level was high, it was too late. They started drowning and there was no one to help them.
Fire brigade started a rescue operation and fished out the students. However, all three were declared dead. It is being said that there was no lifeguard posted despite the rocky patches.