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Navyman drowns while taking ‘selfie’

Margao: Twentyfive years old Ashwad Jagannath, an employee of Indian Navy attached to the Seabird naval base at Karwar, who was on an outing with his friends at Cabo de Rama beach near Canacona drowned after he accidentally fell into the waters Monday afternoon. Police suspect that he fell into the water while taking a selfie from a rock.As soon as he slipped and fell into the waters, his friends panicked and raised an alarm.He was fished out of the water by the coastal police with the help of a helicopter and shifted to a naval hospital in a critical condition, police said. He later died.Jagannath is a native of Tamil Nadu.Cuncolim police are in the process of registering it as a unnatural death. [TOI]

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