“I am aware of reports that they were attacked by crocodiles but I think it’s far more likely they drowned.” Rescuers are reported to have found the pair's inflatable dinghy bearing puncture marks caused by crocodiles but conflicting Indian news reports suggested that the waters were treacherous at this time of year and that they had more likely drowned in the whirlpools and fast currents.
Sandro Paparelli, vice president and general manager of Tenneco Ride Control Europe, paid tribute to Mr Turton, describing him as a valued member of the company’s advanced manufacturing and engineering team.
Locals said the pair had last been spotted near a place called Galibore.
Rafting is said to be safe until that point, after which it becomes dangerous due to the depth of the river and strong currents.
The deep gorge is infested with crocodiles at the time of year although it remained unclear whether they had been attacked.
Mr Turton’s brother Nigel, from York, described his sibling, who worked for Tenneco Automotive and had a Polish girlfriend, as a “very resourceful man” who had often taken adventurous holidays “to break up the mundanity”.
“She’s very interested in being a director and she and I kind of connected because I’m a director as well and I said, ‘This is such a wonderful thing that you’ve created, let’s try and keep it alive as opposed to sort of snubbing it out,’” he continued.
“And she’s open to it and we’re going to try and work together and it’s also good because she lives in Los Angeles, so it’s a little bit easier.” “And who doesn’t want to do a story about electric shock? Patrick Drake, Robin’s husband, chimed in, referring to Wednesday’s episode which saw medical professionals gearing up to perform the procedure on a restrained Robin.
Miranda Lambert will ring in 2016 with a kiss after all.
The country singer, who split from husband Blake Shelton in July, has been dating Americana/R&B musician Anderson East for about a month.
“They are really enjoying each other’s company,” a source close to Lambert reveals in the new issue of Us Weekly.