The physique of a 24-year-old auto driver was fished out from the waterlogged pedestrian underpass at Rajiv Chowk on Monday night, with police officers suspecting he drowned.
In response to officers from the fireplace division, they obtained a name round 4.30 pm alerting them that any person had drowned within the underpass. Groups from Bhim Nagar and Sector 29 had been instantly rushed to the spot, who used an inflatable raft to seek for the physique contained in the underpass. The operation, officers stated, lasted nearly two hours.
“The individual was ultimately pulled out of the water, however he was already useless by then,” stated further divisional fireplace officer Gulshan Kalra.
Police officers stated the deceased has been recognized as Durgesh, a resident of Arjun Nagar, who had left his house at 10 am on Monday morning.
“Though there was no identification on his physique, police personnel did discover the keys of his car in his pocket. A search of the world led them to an deserted autorickshaw and when the car began after the important thing was put inside, it was confirmed it belonged to him,” stated Subhash Boken, PRO of Gurgaon Police.
Officers stated they then used the deceased’s registration paperwork to establish his identification and make contact with his household.
“His brother got here and recognized the physique. His postmortem can be performed tomorrow,” stated the PRO.