A tourist who came to Goa along with his friend got drowned off at the Candolim beach sometime around early morning yesterday. Ashtray Dutta, 27, belonged from Himachal Pradesh and had come to Goa for holidays.
He was staying along with his friends in a hotel close to the beach. At 3:30 AM on Sunday morning, Datta went to the beach along with his three male friends when a huge wave came and took him along with it. After this his friends tried to locate him but couldn’t and hence informed the police about it. Ashtray was not traced and later his dead body washed ashore at around 8 AM.
The case has been registered by the Calangute police under section 174 CrPC, unnatural death.