/ Five enter the sea to wash Holi colours, drown near Mumbai

Hindustan Times : Mar 22, 2019, 12:12 PM

Five Vasai residents who had gone to wash off the colours after a Holi celebration drowned in the sea at Kalambh beach in Nalla Sopara on Thursday evening. While none of them could swim, there was no lifeguard at the beach. Six of them got into the water during high tide, according to the rescue teams. The eight from Mourya & Gupta families, neighbours in Gokul Park society in Vasai, reached the beach around 2.30pm.