Malappuram: A college teacher drowned to death in the Chaliyar river in Myladi, Nilambur. Nilambur Amal College sports teacher Mohammad Najeeb has died. Two persons drowned in the Chaliyar river. Najeeb was found after a search by firefighters, police, and locals. He was in critical condition and could not be rescued.
Najeeb’s father’s brother is the second to be swept away. Najeeb went to the river to save him. But the two were swept away. A man standing on a nearby bridge saw the two floating and alerted locals and firefighters.