Telugu Youth Dies In Germany
Vijayawada: Mallikarjuna Rao, a 22-year-old youth from Andhra Pradesh, has died after a boat he was riding capsized in Germany. The news reached his family here early morning on Monday.
Around six youth, including Mallikarjuna, had gone on an outing in a boat on the river along the Essen City on Sunday. The boat capsized due to a sudden rush of water, survivors told Mallikarjuna’s family. Another person was also killed in the incident.
Mallikarjuna, who hails from Kattavari Palem village in Prakasam district, had gone to Germany about two months ago. He was working as a mechanical engineer at a firm in Essen.
Mallikarjuna’s father, Katta Ramanaiah, is a ration dealer. He has appealed to the Andhra Pradesh Government for help in bringing his son’s body home.