Kasargod, Aug 01, 2019: Two youngsters who had stepped into a pond for a bath have drowned on July 31, Wednesday at Maanya near Neerchalu.
The deceased are Salih Ali (17), son of Mohammad Ali of Belkuradka and Abdul Khader (20), son of Shafi from Alampady.
The two along with other friends have been bathing in the pond every day.
However tragedy struck on Wednesday. Though other friends tried to rescue the duo, their efforts went in vain.