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Kundapur : Youth drowns in pond

Kundapur : Youth drowns in pond

Mangalore Today News Network

Kundapur, Dec 3, 2016 : In a tragic incident,  a youth met a tragic end when he slipped and fell into a pond without protective fence while passing that way  near Bandasale in Hiliyana  on  December 2, Friday afternoon.

outh drowns in pond

The deceased is Shashidhar (21). He was working for a company in Bengaluru. It has been gathered that Shashidhar who suffered from depression used to often  visit hometown to get treatment.

On Friday, when Shashidhar was not to be seen around, his family launched a search and found his footwear floating in the pond which was close by his house.

The Shankernarayana Police and fire service personnel were soon informed. The fire service men could not retrieve the body even after a thorough search. Finally, an expert diver from Kodlady managed to retrieve the body.

A case of unnatural death has been registered.

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Lamvia Sequiera, Udupi Sat, December-3-2016, 3:30
The pond itself looks like some dangerous ditch , When the family knew about his mental conditions . They had to have an eye on him. RIP
Lohith Prabhu, Mangaluru Fri, December-2-2016, 11:29
In village the GP and in city limits the MCC has to take a survey and make efforts to seek necessary action to fence such ponds. Because most of the times it becomes accidental . Never wait or take chance.
Bharath Dsouza, Mangaluru Fri, December-2-2016, 11:25
Th sight itsel is only dangerous . But why we give chance and wit for some tragedy to give importance .
Priya Vijay, Kolkatta Fri, December-2-2016, 11:24
A tragic incidents .Such lake present in the vicinity have to be fenced because this youth had committed we suspect it but some may fall accidentally also .
Mohamed Basheer, kasrgod Fri, December-2-2016, 11:19
Depression is the worst situation where the mind is not uder our control . The family should uually have an eye on such people to avoid such incidents a sad incident
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