Nagarkurnool: Two people were drowned when they went for a swim in the main canal of Kalwakurthy Lift Irrigation Project on Tuesday afternoon.
Anjaiah Goud (32), a resident of Lingasanipally village and Ramaswamy (33), a resident of Kalwakurthy both went to swim in the main canal in the outskirts of Kalwakurthy mandal headquarters on Tuesday.
Based on the personal identification seen on their clothes left on the banks of the canal, locals alerted the police.
Police have recovered the bodies of the two deceased and have sent them to government hospital for post-mortem. Kalwakurthy police have registered a case and are investigating.