A 17-year-old boy drowned in a pond behind a temple at Gundur on the outskirts of the city on Monday. The body of S. Sandeep Samson, a second year polytechnic student, was found on Tuesday. Police sources said the boy hailing from Gandhi Nagar, Ponmalaipatti, had gone to the pond for a bath with a few others on Monday evening. Navalpat police are investigating the case.

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