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An 11-year-old boy, who was missing since Saturday (August 18), was found dead on Sunday morning (August 19) in a pond near Madhav Nagar in Nagpur. The dead body of the boy, Abhishek Kale, was found by the MIDC police when a passerby noticed the body and later informed the cops.
Abhishek, a resident of Isasani Ward no. 6, had returned from school on Saturday at 11:30 am and left his house soon. When he did not return till late night, his mother Rajkanya Ashok Kale (38) started searching her son. Unable to trace him, she later approached MIDC Police and filed a missing complaint.
As per a report, the police is of the opinion that, Abhishek, who often used to visit the pond for swimming, may have gone to the pond on Saturday for the same and may have drowned accidentally. When cops found Abhishek’s body, he was just wearing his undergarments. MIDC Police has registered a case of accidental death.