Video: Journalist dies during elephant rescue operation in flooded river as boat overturns
A boat overturned in Cuttack during a rescue operation due to which one journalist died on Friday. The incident from Cuttack was recorded on camera. The rescue operation was for an elephant stuck in flooded Mahanadi river. Arindam Das, a journalist, died by drowning. The boat capsized due to the strong current of water. The five ODRAF personnel and two journalists were in the inflatable boat when the mishap took place. At least four people were in critical condition, as per reports. Later, the elephant was found itself in a vantage position where water level is less.