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Three Hyderabad tourists drown at Abbhi falls in Kodagu

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Kodagu: Three tourists from Hyderabad drowned at Abbhi falls near Mukkodlu on Sunday. Later the bodies were retrieved from water.

The deceased are- Shyama (36), Sriharsha (18) and Shahindra (16).

Hyderabad based 13 members group had come to Kodagu on tour on Saturday. They were staying at a homestsy in Kushalnagar. On Sunday morning they  visited Mandalpatti and Abbhi Falls at Mukkodlu.

According to sources, some of the tourists were sitting on the rock of the falls when one of them slipped into water. The other two jumped into water to rescue him, unfortunately all the three drowned.

The police and emergency rescue team searched for the bodies and retrieved them, before shifting to the district hospital mortuary.

Kodagu SP M A Ayyappa visited the spot.

Madikeri rural police have registered a case.

– Team Mysoorunews 

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