India, March 26 -- One student died, another is critical and a third one has gone missing after a group of five boys decided to take a dip in the sea at Mahim following Holi festivities on Monday. Police said all five students had stepped out of their houses in Navjeevan Kamgar Chawl in Mahim West saying they were going to eat Vada pav.

The students were identified as Harsh Kinjale, 15; Yash Kagad, 19; Om Laut, 16; Kunal Bachade, 19; and Roshan Kaunwar, 17. Kinjale, who died, was a first-year student in junior college, as was Kagad, who is missing. Laut and Kaunwar were in SSC and Bachade was in HSC, said police officials. The students had gone to Mahim beach around 3.30pm, they added.

"Harsh, Yash and Om went into to the water and soon...