Beas River Mishap: Four bodies recovered, list of missing persons released

Shimla/June 9
The bodies of four students who had gone missing in strong current of Beas River in Himachal’s Mandi district yesterday were recovered by rescue teams and these students have been identified as Akula Vijetha, Banothu Rambabu, Gampala Aishwarya and Lakshmi Gayathri Appanabhotla.
A Himachal government spokesperson said that at least 24 engineering students and one co-tour leader from VNR Vignana Jyothi College of Engineering and Technology, Hyderabad are feared to have been washed away in Beas near Thalot in Mandi District yesterday.
“As per the information reaching at State headquarter the list of missing persons are Ashish Mantha, Bairineni Ritwik, Dasari Srinidhi, Devasish Bose, Baswraj Sandeep, Gonoor Arvind Kumar, Kalluri Sree Harsha, Kasarla Rishitha Reddy, M Siva Prakash Verma, M Vishnuvardhan Reddy, Macharla Akhil, Mittapelli Akhil, Muppidi Kiran Kumar, Nerudu Jagadish Mudiraj, P Venkata Durga Tarun, MD Sabir Hussain Shaik, P Ridhima, B Mahen Sai Raj, T Upender, CH Parameshwar and Prahlad (Co-tour leader),” the spokesperson said.