IMPHAL, Mar 18: Two students of the NIT, Takyel were drown today at the Singda Dam in Kangchup Hills under Gamnom Saparmeina Police Station in Sadar Hills.
The two students are identified as Pukhrambam Nelson Singh, 18, son of P Nipendro Singh of Singjamei Wangma Kshetri Leikai and Maisnam Omor Singh, 18, son of (L) O Ramesh Singh of Nagamapal Kangjabi Leirak.
The two had come to the dam site along with a friend around 2pm today.
It is said that the two fell into the water while trying to reach the water. The third friend tried to reach out to the two with a stick but failed.
Their bodies were fished out from the water around 9pm by a team of police and fire service.