Mysterious killer swimming pool blocked with boulders in Sikkim
25 Mar, Gangtok : The mysterious swimming pool which took many lives of teenagers at Rey Khola has now been blocked using heavy boulders as such no one can reach that pool.
Following incidents of deaths due to drowning at Rey khola the police has blocked the portion of the river by putting boulders.
On March 23, under the supervision of SHO of Ranipool police station Sabitri Pradhan the work of filling the boulders in the river was carried out.
It was the East District SP DB who camp with the idea to give the permanent solution to the troubling spot.
‘Many people specially the teenagers have died while swimming in the particular spot, there is a whirlpool in the river’ said SHO Pradhan.
Also a board was installed in the river side warning the swimmers which was quite often ignored.
‘ We also held a religious prayer ceremony before commencing the work, to pray for the departed soul’ she added.
The local panchayat DB Darnal informed that the meeting was held with the villagers and the decesion filling the boulders in the river was taken up.
Thuckchuk Lachungpa provided the excavator for the work, It was informed.