Engineering student drowns

Sambalpur: In a tragic incident, an engineering student drowned in Burla power channel near Vishnu Mandir ghat in Odisha’s Sambalpur district on Saturday evening.

The deceased, identified as Srinibas Barik, a fourth-year student of the Veer Surendra Sai University of Technology (VSSUT), is a resident of Salepur of Cuttack district.