Bantwal, Nov 26, 2018: A man who was bathing in a lake along with friends at Kallige in Bantwal taluk on November 25, Sunday night has reportedly drowned.
The deceased is Sesappa Poojary (55) of Kanappady. It is learnt that he had set out with his four friends after completing field works at around 8 pm. It is suspected that Sesappa who knew swimming was caught in the slush in the lake bed.
Bantwal Rural Police are investigating the case.