A 39 year old MPT staff, Subhash Dutta Kamat, drowned in MPT area at breakwater today.

According to the Mormugao police, at about 9am on Saturday, Kamat had gone along with other staff to breakwater to do some work.

While coming back, Kamat slipped and fell in the water. From the opposite side, a WISL workers saw him drowning and threw a rope for his rescue but Kamat had gone in the water by then. The Coast Guard were summoned immediately. They combed the waters to find Kamat whose body was found floating on the water at about 1pm.