Staff Reporter

VIJAYAWADA: Two youths were drowned in the Krishna on Wednesday morning. A group of six, labourers in milk factory, ventured into the river for a swim near Seetammavari Paadalu on Wednesday. A. Rajesh (18) and Rosaiah (18), both residents of Kothapet, were drowned. Meanwhile, the Penamaluru police fished out the body of a 15-year-old boy from the river near Pedapulipaka and identified him as Durga Rao of Poranki.

Killed in accident

A 15-year-old boy died in a road accident at Tadigadapa on Wednesday. The Penamaluru police said Nellutla Sivaram Prasad alias Babu (15), a resident of Poranki, was studying in Vignana Bharathi English Medium School.