A 48-year-old Technopark employee drowned after he accidentally fell into a stream near Maruthankuzhy on Friday. The police identified the deceased as Pradeep Nath, of ‘Thiru Onam,’ at Devaswom Board Junction. They said Pradeep was talking to his friends on the side of a bridge when he accidentally fell into the river. His body was retrieved after an hour’s search. His wife Sheeba, and children Gowri and Gatha survive him.