Senior Indian origin economist drowns in Indonesia

Pande is a US citizen and was holding post of Senior Health Economist at the World Bank

In a tragedy that struck, a young Indian-origin senior economist was drowned after strong currents pulled her away in Bali.

She was working with the World Bank.

At the time, it was informed, the woman was swimming in a restricted area at a beach in Bali.

The incident has also been reported by the local media outlets.

The woman has been identified as 37-year-old Aakansha Pande.

It is said that though lifeguard jumped in to rescue her and also arrangements were made to convey her to Siloam Hospital, she was pronounced dead on arrival there.

Pande is a US citizen and was holding post of Senior Health Economist at the World Bank.

It is now being said that Pande had been warned twice by the beach lifeguard as she was swimming in an area where swimming was banned due to strong currents.

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