Teen drowns in Chikkabanawara Lake

A 14-year-old boy drowned in Chikkabanawara Lake in Soladevanhalli on Wednesday.

Published: 11th August 2016 01:11 PM  |   Last Updated: 11th August 2016 01:11 PM   |  A+A-

BENGALURU: A 14-year-old boy drowned in Chikkabanawara Lake in Soladevanhalli on Wednesday.

The deceased has been identified as Chandrashekar, a son of Chikkamuniyappa resident of Soladevanahalli. He was studying in 8th standard in a ​government school.

The police said that the incident occurred around evening and Chandrashekar after returning home from the school had gone for swimming. Two of his friends were also with him when the mishap took place and after he drowned they alerted parrserby, who then informed fire and emergency personnel. The body was fished after an operation and Soladevanahalli police are investigating.

Stay up to date on all the latest Bengaluru news with The New Indian Express App. Download now
(Get the news that matters from New Indian Express on WhatsApp. Click this link and hit 'Click to Subscribe'. Follow the instructions after that.)

Comments

Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp