Assistant director of YAS drowned in pond

TMB Report

Thoubal: A 60 year old man was drowned while taking a bath at a pond in a fish farm at Luwang Tou Pat in Tentha Khunou of Thoubal district, which is under the jurisdiction of Khongjom police station, at around 12.30 pm on Sunday.

According to police reports the name of the deceased individual is Khangembam Gojendro, who is a resident of Keisamthong Elangbam Leikai. He was also a state government employee and was serving as the assistant director at Youth Affairs and Sports.

The report further added that Gojendro arrived today at the farm along with a colleague who works at the same office Naorem Bhogendro from Tentha to join a grand feast organized there. A while after finishing having their meal Gojendro went to a pond to take a dip. However, he drowned and after his body could not be located an intensive hunt was carried out. Later, his body surfaced above the water after a considerable gap of time.

In connection with the case, police have registered an unnatural death (UD) and the body was taken to JNIMS morgue for forensic and other tests.

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