Jamshedpur, September 18: The body of 25-year-old Santoshi Sardar, a local resident who had jumped into Kharkai river with her 4-year-old daughter Manisha Sardar and 1-year-old son Manish Sardar in the early hours of Friday near Ramjanam Nagar under Kadma police station.
After the incident, the police, along with local divers, started the search for the three, but the police did not succeed.
Here on Saturday evening, near Dumuhani, local people saw the dead body of a woman on the bank of the river and informed the police. Police reached the spot and identified the body. The body was identified as that of Santoshi Sardar. Santoshi’s body was completely swollen due to being in the water. Here the police, taking further action, took the body in possession and sent it for post-mortem. At present, the police have not found the bodies of Manisha Sardar and Manish Sardar.
Significantly, mentally challenged Santoshi Sardar had left on Friday with her four-year-old daughter Manisha Sardar and one-year-old son Manish Sardar. His aunt mother-in-law also went after him. Santoshi had jumped in the river with both the children.