A person who along with his relatives went to play near the Pangala rivulet around 6 p.m. accidentally slipped and drowned at Balata in Pangala village coming under the Kaup police station on Thursday. According to the Kaup police Shetty was rushed to the Hitech Hospital in Udupi, where doctors pronounced him dead. A case had been registered, the police said.

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