Police searching for missing Warehouse Project reveller Souvik Pal find body in Manchester canal

By Dean Wilkins

Officers searching for missing Warehouse Project reveller Souvik Pal have found in body in a Manchester canal.

The 18-year-old Manchester Metropolitan University student has not been seen since disappearing on New Year’s Eve after attending the popular music night with friends.

And three weeks after his disappearance, police found an unidentified body in Bridgewater Canal, Old Trafford, shortly after 2pm today.

Souvik’s father flew over from India to help officers with their investigations in hope of finding his son safely.

Formal identification will not take place until the body has been safely recovered.

Greater Manchester Police are continuing to appeal for information relating to Souvik’s disappearance.

Anyone with information is asked to call police on 0161 856 4223 or call the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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