In a shocking turn of events, a 27-year-old youth named Innocent Rebello collapsed while playing football, leading to his untimely demise due to a sudden cardiac arrest. The incident has sent shockwaves through the town of Chulne in Vasai, where Innocent resided. Known for his active involvement in social activities, Innocent’s passing has left the community in mourning.

According to sources familiar with the situation, Innocent Charles Rebello, a resident of the chulne town of Vasai, was a regular football player. He participated in his usual Sunday afternoon game at the village’s zilla parishad school field. Feeling unwell, he returned home. However, despite feeling somewhat better, he eventually decided to go back and continue playing.

It was during this return to the field that tragedy struck. Innocent suddenly collapsed while on the field, prompting swift action from his companions. He was rushed to the nearby Cardinal Gracias Hospital for immediate medical attention. Unfortunately, his condition deteriorated rapidly, and he succumbed to the cardiac arrest during the evening hours. The incident has left the community reeling with sorrow.

Remembered as a Vibrant Personality

Innocent Rebello, who held a Bachelor’s degree, had been employed by an international company. However, due to the pandemic’s “work from home” situation, he had been working remotely from his residence. He occasionally visited the company’s office in Navi Mumbai. In addition to his professional pursuits, Innocent was the president of the Yuva Jagruti Seva Sanstha, a youth awareness organization and actively participated in various social initiatives.

His parents, both educators, were pillars of the community. His father, Charles Rebello, had previously served as a former deputy councilor of Chulne and was also the ex-president of the Jagruti Seva Sangh. Innocent, being the unmarried son, had a close bond with his family. He had never experienced any major health issues, and his vibrant and enthusiastic nature endeared him to all who knew him. He actively engaged in a range of social endeavors, and his father’s legacy in community service was one he continued to uphold. The news of his passing has cast a pall of grief over the entire village.

The circumstances of this tragic incident highlight the unpredictable nature of health challenges, even in young and seemingly healthy individuals. The community is now coming together to remember the life and contributions of Innocent Rebello, a dynamic young man who left an indelible mark on the social fabric of his town.