A 21-year-old man from Andhra Colony in Bangalore drowned in the Cauvery at Balamuri down stream of the Krishnaraja Sagar, near Srirangapatna, on Sunday noon. The

KRS police have identified the deceased as Zakir Hussain. According to the police, the deceased, who had come on a picnic with 11 others, drowned while he went for a swim. A case has been registered. — Staff Correspondent

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