PRATAPGARH || A personnel of the Railway Protection Force (RPF) downed in a river in Pratapgarh, police said on Tuesday. Identified as Ravi Kumar, he had gone fishing at the Bakulahi river in his native village along with his father and brother when the mishap happened.
Before anyone could understand anything, the RPF personnel had been washed away by the heavy current in the river due to the rains, an official informed. The victim had come home on leave. His body has since been fished out by divers and sent for post-mortem.