Dandeli: A teenager who was fishing in the Kali river near Dandeli was dragged by a crocodile on Sunday, October 24.
Moeen Mohammad Gulbarg (15), a resident of Vinayak Nagar is the unfortunate victim of the crocodile attack.
According to the locals, the boy had cast a fishing net near the Haliyal Road in the outskirts of the town and was waiting for the catch when a crocodile suddenly pounced on him and dragged him into the water.
The fire and emergency rescue personnel, police, and the staff of Jungle lodge Resorts launched a search operation. However, they were unable to locate the body.