Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Sambalpur, Feb 6:

In a tragic incident, an engineering student drowned in Mahanadi river in Sambalpur district of Odisha today.

The deceased was identified as Amarnath Mallick, a first-year student of electrical engineering at Veer Surendra Sai University of Technology and hailing from Raikia in Kandhamal district.

According to reports, the youth met watery grave at river siphon in Burla here while he was taking bath with four of his friends.

His body was recovered by fire personnel.