Staff Reporter

GUNTUR: A 22-year-old student, Hussein, met watery grave at the Suryalanka beach in Bapatla on Tuesday afternoon. He was part of a group of students who went to Bapatla this morning. He is pursuing B. Tech at the Chalapathi Institute of Technology.

According to the police, the student ventured deep into the sea unmindful of warnings and suddenly lost control and drowned.

Some divers rushed by a boat and pulled him ashore. After partially resuscitating him, they rushed him to a hospital but the boy died of asphyxiation.