12-year-old Deviprasad Drowns in Pond at Puttur
Puttur: A 12-year-old boy drowned in a pon d at Pallatadka Konaje, Kadaba here on April 26.
The deceased has been identified as Deviprasad (12), son of Gangadhar Gowda, a resident of Pallatadka Konaje.
According to police, Deviprasad had gone to his relatives house at Puttur on April 26. At around 5:00 pm, all the children went for swimming in the nearby pond. After swimming all the children were out from the pond but Deviprasad was missing. While searching for him they found Deviprasad drowned in the water.
Deviprasad was rushed to the hospital in Puttur but the doctors pronounced him brought dead.
A case has been registered in Puttur Town Police station.