Puttur, June 21, 2016 : An elderly man who was crossing a storm water drain at Bedrala lost his life after he slipped and fell into the drain on June 20, Monday.
The deceased has been identified as Narayana Acharya (70). He was a goldsmith and was on way to the town when the mishap took place.
The mishap came to light only in the evening when his family members came in search of him. The deceased has left behind his wife, three daughters and two sons.