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Visakhapatnam: Body of techie who drowned in US lake reaches his hometown

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Mortal remains of Avinash Kuna, techie who drowned in New Jersey's two days back, reached his hometown in early hours of Saturday.

Teary-eyed relative's received the body at airport.

The tragic incident had taken place two days after the deceased's birthday on May 28.

Avinash, who loves boating and even has a license for it, had rented a boat and invited eight of his friends for a joyride in the lake.

During the ride, the 32-year-old reportedly stepped off his boat in to go for a swim and later drowned. A few minutes later, his friends realised that he was drowning and handed him a life vest, however, Kuna could not reach it and drowned.

Avinash had gone to five years ago for higher studies. His father, K Venkata Rao, works at the Steel Plant.

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First Published: Sat, June 08 2019. 12:31 IST