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Tonga Police records another tragedy at sea.

Radio & TV Tonga, Nuku’alofa, 29/07/2019

Tonga Police is yet to recover the body of a missing person at sea after the victim went for a swim with his relatives at the  Fefee ho loto beach at Fua’amotu.

The District officer of Tatakamotonga Vili Lui says the victim has been missing since Thursday  and he believes the cause of the tragedy was due to the bad weather.

He adds the victims and his relatives are not very familiar with the beach especially when its bad weather.

Since the victim is yet to be recovered, his family members are at the beach hoping for miracle.

The district officer of Tatakamotonga is urging the public to be more cautious when swimming at the beach as it can be very risky when its high tide and strong currents.

The name of the victim is yet to be released at this stage as Police continues investigation.

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