Gumla: A boy lost his life as he was drowned in a water fall located under Sisai Police Station area of this district. The victim lost his footing while trying to collect the water from the fall. The deceased was identified as Abhishek Kumar Sinha a resident of Gumla who was a student of class 8th in a local school.
The elder brother of the deceased said that after having lunch all of them were standing near the water fall when Abhishek went to collect water in a bottle but somehow lost his footing due to which he drowned. The family members and other people at the spot immediately rushed to his rescue however by that time was drowned into deeper reaches of the water and could not be saved. Couple of hours later his body was found floating in the water.