Thiruvananthapuram: Actor Anil Nedumangad drowned while bathing in the Malankara Dam in Thodupuzha on Friday. He was 48 years old.
It is reported that Anil Nedumangad was in Thodupuzha for the filming of “Peace” with Joju George. During an intermission, Anil Nedumangad and friends went to bathe in the Malankara Dam. It is learned that he went deeper and was swept underneath by strong currents.
His friends, who had noticed him missing, searched for him and rescued him with the help of rescuers around 18:00. He was rushed to a private hospital where doctors pronounced him dead. His body will be transferred to the Thodupuzha District Government Hospital.
Anil’s performances in “Ayyappanum Koshiyum”, “Kammatti Paadam”, “Njan Steve Lopez” and “Porinju Mariyam Jose” made him popular.