Jangaon: In a tragic incident, a youth, who came here to attend a marriage function on Sunday, drowned in a reservoir at Chitakoduru village in the mandal on Monday.
The deceased was identified as Pathakota Nagasai (18), son of Srinivas and Janaki, of Ramnagar Gundu locality in Hyderabad. It is said that Nagasai along with six other friends had gone for a swim in the reservoir on Monday.
Though Sai knows swimming a little bit, he drowned after he slipped into it. “While trying to take a bath, he accidentally slipped into the waters. Though two others made a vain bid to save him, he could not be saved” said a youth who accompanied him. The body has been fished out by the police with the help of the swimmers.