BBM Student from Srinivas College Drowns in Netravati River

BBM Student from Srinivas College Drowns in Netravati River

Mangaluru: A 22-year-old student from Srinivas College drowned in the Netravati River here on September 5.

The deceased has been identified as Rajanikanth (22), a resident of Nanthur, Mangaluru. He was a second year BBM student at Srinivas College.


According to sources, on September 5, Rajanikanth along with his friends had gone to B C Road to swim in the Netravati River. Without knowing the depth of the water, Rajanikanth got into the water to swim and drowned. Other friends who had accompanied him informed the police.

The Bantwal Town PI Nanda Kumar reached the spot and shifted the body to the Bantwal Government Hospital for post-mortem.

A case has been registered in the Bantwal Town police station.

Leave a Reply

Please enter your comment!

The opinions, views, and thoughts expressed by the readers and those providing comments are theirs alone and do not reflect the opinions of or any employee thereof. is not responsible for the accuracy of any of the information supplied by the readers. Responsibility for the content of comments belongs to the commenter alone.  

We request the readers to refrain from posting defamatory, inflammatory comments and not indulge in personal attacks. However, it is obligatory on the part of to provide the IP address and other details of senders of such comments to the concerned authorities upon their request.

Hence we request all our readers to help us to delete comments that do not follow these guidelines by informing us at Lets work together to keep the comments clean and worthful, thereby make a difference in the community.

Please enter your name here