Thrissur : A 20-year-old youth died of drowning while for a bath in temple pond at Sree Narayanapuram. The accident took place last evening. The deceased was identified as son of Hamsa from Ponanathayil House, Hadal.
Hadal was student of MES Asmabi College in West Vemabloor and took to the pond at Krishna temple along with five other friends. As the group swam from pond’s west shore to the the east, Hadal drowned in between during the swim.