Calangute: A group of 14 persons , all residents from Mothi Umbri, Vitthal nagar, Akola, Maharashtra had come to Goa in morning by train and had got down at Margao Railway station at around 04:00 am.
Further they took a taxi and reached at Calangute beach at around 06 am.
Upon reaching Calangute beach all immediately entered in the sea at Calangute beach.
Further strong currents pulled 05 of them inside the sea. Accordingly rest all of them came out.
After around 20 minutes 03 persons could be seen on the shore.
Accordingly with the help of other people the 03 persons were fished to the shore. However they were already dead.
108 ambulance was called upon and all the three dead bodies were shifted to PHC Candolim for further.formalities and inquest panchanama.
02 deceased are brothers namely 1. Pritesh Lankeshwae Nanda Gawali, age 32 yrs, occ – police constable, 2. Chetan Lankeshwae Nanda Gawali, age 27 yrs, occ- student and 3. Ujwal Prakash Vakode, age 25 yrs, occ-mechanic, All R/o Mothi Umbri, Vitthal Nagar, Akola, Maharashtra.
The other two persons namely 1. Kiran Omprakash Mhaske and 2. Shubham Gajanan Vaidya are missing from the sea waters and police are still searching from them in the sea along with the life guards.