Malayalam actor dies after drowning in a dam

Actor Anil Nedumangad played a cop in Ayyappanum Koshiyum which released last year
Written By Bhavana Sharma | Updated: December 25, 2020 21:49 IST
Malayalam actor dies after drowning in a dam

Popular Malayalam actor Anil Nedumangad, who is seen in many films and recently in Ayyappanum Koshiyum, had passed away on Friday after drowning in Malankara Dam near Kerala’s Thodapuzha. The news became viral within no time as the crew members have share the tragic news on social media.

As per the reports on social media and media, Anil was shooting for a film called Peace in Malankara dam starring Joju George as the lead actor. During an interval, Anil went out to swim in the dam along with his friends. When he went too deep, he got pulled into the river and drowned to death.
After his friends found that he went missing, they looked for him with the help of rescue workers. When they finally found him, they rushed him to a private hospital at around 6 pm, where he was announced brought dead. Anil is best known for his performance in films like Njan Steve Lopez, Porinju Mariyam Jose, Kammatti Paadam, and Ayyappanum Koshiyum, among others. It is to be noted that Ayyappanum Koshiyium’s director Sachy passed away earlier this year.
Many Malayalam actors have shared their condolences to Anil. Actors who have worked with him and fans are in a state of shock with the accident.