Uppinangady, Jan 01 2019: In a tragic incident, three college students who had been to the Netravathi river banks to celebrate the birthday of one of them have met a watery grave on December 31, Monday evening.
The deceased are Firzan of Nekkilady, Mohammad Shahir of Perne and Muhammad Suhail of Nelyadi. All the three were second PUC students of Uppinangady Govt PU College.
It is said the three had been to the Netravathi river banks on Monday evening to celebrate the birthday of Firzan.
However, when the trio did not return home their families began enquiring. It was then that one of their classmates revealed that they had been to the river side with the birthday cake. After an intensive search the bodies the three were traced late night.
Uppinangady Police have registered a case.