You never hear about this happening, a teen survived the unthinkable, living adrift in the middle of the ocean for 49 days. The teen was working on a floating fish hut when the rope anchoring the platform broke and after being passed by .
The Guardian reported the teenager has been rescued after surviving for 49 days adrift at sea in a fishing hut. Aldi Novel Adilang, 19, from Sulawesi in Indonesia, works as a lamp keeper on a floating fish trap,
In mid-July, heavy winds snapped its moorings and it drifted to the ocean. The teenager had a few days' worth of supplies and survived by catching fish and cooking them by burning wood from his hut; he sipped seawater through his clothing to minimize his salt intake.