A student was drowned in a canal in Ananthavaram village in our Guntur district.He was studying btech final year in Chilrala Engineering college.According to Repalle CI P Penchala Reddy, the deceased was identified as Amarthaluri Karthik (22), a final year student at Chirala Engineering College in Prakasam district. He belonged to Peteru village in Repalle mandal.
Karthik along with his friends Satish, K Darsh, A Venkateswara Rao and A Sandeep planned into a canal for swimming. But, Karthik got flushed away by the flowing water in the canal. After hearing the news of his son’s death, Nagaraju along with his relatives rushed to the spot and taken out Karthik’s body.
In villages the youth often goes to canals for swimming without any proper protection measures.The parents should look after their children to prevent such accidents.
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