Siliguri, 23rd July: The search continues for Chiranjit Barman who went missing while swimming in the river with friends on Friday. The 08-year-old is a resident of Siliguriu’s Ward No.02 Panchanan Colony.
He apparently went to take a bath in the river with his friends after school. When he did not return home in the evening, Chiranjeet’s mother and sister frantically looked for him in the neighbourhood and at their relative’s place. Later the police and civil defence team was informed regarding the matter.
Acting promptly, the Civil Defence team reached the spot and started the search for the little boy, however, no trace of him was found. While the search is being conducted in full swing, Chiranjit has been missing for almost 24 hours.